Basic immunology

functions and disorders of the immune system
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Introduction to the immune system : nomenclature, general properties, and components -- Innate immunity : the early defense against infections -- Antigen capture and presentation to lymphocytes : what lymphocytes see -- Antigen recognition in the adaptive immune system : structure of lymphocyte antigen receptors and development of immune repertoires -- T cell-mediated immunity : activation of t lymphocytes by cell-associated antigens -- Effector mechanisms of t cell-mediated immunity : functions of t cells in host defense -- Humoral immune responses : activation of b lymphocytes and production of antibodies -- Effector mechanisms of humoral immunity : elimination of extracellular microbes and toxins -- Immunological tolerance and autoimmunity : self-nonself discrimination in the immune system and its failure -- Immune responses against tumors and transplants : immunity to noninfectious transformed and foreign cells -- Hypersensitivity : disorders caused by immune responses -- Congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies : diseases caused by defective immunity

Basic immunology (Engelsk)
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Spilletid: 
21 timer 27 minutter
Bognummer: 
635718
Indlæsningsår: 
2017
Nota udgivelsesår: 
2017
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Udgave: 
Elsevier, 2016, (5. udgave)
ISBN: 
9780323390828
Illustrator: 
David L. Baker, Alexandra Baker