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Author Rees, Anthony R., author

Title The antibody molecule : from antitoxins to therapeutic antibodies / Anthony R. Rees
Edition First edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford medical histories
Oxford medical histories.
Summary 'The Antibody Molecule' follows the extraordinary journey of the medics and scientists who shaped the course of medical advances in the field of immunology which has seen chemists, physicists and biologists alike seeking to unravel the most complex system in the human body outside the brain. This title charts its intriguing history, from the genetic basis of antibody diversity to breakthroughs in crystallography and the exploitation of immunoglobulins as therapeutic platforms to treat cancer, inflammation and allergy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Immunoglobulins.
Immunology -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0191016152 (electronic bk.)
9780191016158 (electronic bk.)