Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Lydyard, Peter M.

Title Instant notes in immunology / P.M. Lydyard, A. Whelan, M.W. Fanger
Published New York ; Oxford : Bios/Springer, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  616.079 Lyd/Ini  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 318 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Instant notes series
Instant notes series.
Contents Sect. A. Overview of the immune system -- Sect. B. Cells of the innate immune system -- Sect. C. Molecules of the innate immune system -- Sect. D. Adaptive immune system: lymphocytes, lymphoid organs and tissues -- Sect. E. Development of the immune system -- Sect. F. Antibodies -- Sect. G. Cytokines -- Sect. H. Antigen recognition -- Sect. I. The acute inflammatory response -- Sect. J. The antibody response -- Sect. K. The T cell response - cell mediated immunity -- Sect. L. Lymphocyte activation -- Sect. M. Self and non self discrimination -- Sect. N. Regulation of the immune response -- Sect. O. Immunity to infection -- Sect. P. Tumor immunology -- Sect. Q. Transplantation -- Sect. R. Vaccination -- Sect. S. Immunodeficiency - when the immune system fails -- Sect. T. Hypersensitivity - when the immune system overreacts -- Sect. U. Autoimmunity and autoimmune diseases -- Sect. V. Immunotechnology - antibodies as tools
Summary "Instant Notes in Immunology provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to immunology, providing easy access to the core information in the field. The book covers all important areas in immunology in a format which is ideal for learning and rapid revision. It also features MCQs and answers to test understanding." "If you are studying immunology and need an easy to understand text, Instant Notes in Immunology is the lifeline you need to help you understand the subject and pass the course."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Immunity -- Oulines, syllabi, etc
Immunology -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Genre/Form Outlines and syllabi.
Author Fanger, Michael W.
Whelan, A. (Alex), 1940-
LC no. 99058028
ISBN 0387915869 (softcover : alk. paper)
Other Titles Immunology