Title: Basic Immunology: Function and Disorders of the Immune Syste Co: 2010 Ed: 3
ISBN: 9781416055693 Author: Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman Publisher: Elsevier
Contents 170778
Front Matter
Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION TO THE IMMUNE SYSTEM: The Nomenclature, General Properties, and Components of the
Immune System
Chapter 2 INNATE IMMUNITY: The Early Defense Against Infections
Chapter 3 ANTIGEN CAPTURE AND PRESENTATION TO LYMPHOCYTES: What Lymphocytes See
Chapter 4 ANTIGEN RECOGNITION IN THE ADAPTIVE IMMUNE SYSTEM: Structure of Lymphocyte Antigen Receptors and
the Development of Immune Repertoires
Chapter 5 CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNE RESPONSES: Activation of T Lymphocytes by Cell-Associated Microbes
Chapter 6 EFFECTOR MECHANISMS OF CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNITY: Eradication of Intracellular Microbes
Chapter 7 HUMORAL IMMUNE RESPONSES: Activation of B Lymphocytes and Production of Antibodies
Chapter 8 EFFECTOR MECHANISMS OF HUMORAL IMMUNITY: The Elimination of Extracellular Microbes and Toxins
Chapter 9 IMMUNOLOGICAL TOLERANCE AND AUTOIMMUNITY: Self-Nonself Discrimination in the Immune System and Its
Failure
Chapter 10 IMMUNE RESPONSES AGAINST TUMORS AND TRANSPLANTS: Immunity to Noninfectious Transformed and
Foreign Cells
Chapter 11 HYPERSENSITIVITY: Disorders Caused by Immune Responses
Chapter 12 CONGENITAL AND ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCIES: Diseases Caused by Defective Immune Responses
Back Matter