Basic Immunology - Elsevier eBook on Intel Education Study (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition
Elsevier eBook on Intel Education Study - Access Card

Basic Immunology - Elsevier eBook on Intel Education Study (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition


Understand all the essential concepts in immunology with Basic Immunology: Functions and Disorders of the Immune System! This concise, focused text provides you with an up-to-date, accessible introduction to the workings of the human immune system.

    • Efficiently master the immunology information you need through clinically focused content, logically organized by mechanism.
    • Apply what you've learned to real-world situations by referencing the appendix of clinical cases.
    • Enhance your learning with the help of numerous full-color illustrations and useful tables, as well as summary boxes, review questions, and a glossary of immunology terms.
    • Study immunology anywhere! Online access to www.StudentConsult.com opens the door to an enhanced e-book and ancillary components!
      • Visualize complex immunology concepts with a completely updated art program.
      • Test your knowledge. New PowerPoint Review slides added to www.StudentConsult.com are ideal for study sessions.
      1. Introduction to the Immune System

      2. Innate Immunity

      3. Antigen Capture and Presentations to Lymphocytes

      4. Antigen Recognition in the Adaptive Immune System

      5. Cell-Mediated Immune Responses

      6. Effector Mechanisms of Cell-Mediated Immunity

      7. Humoral Immune Responses

      8. Effector Mechanisms of Humoral Immunity

      9. Immunologic Tolerance and Autoimmunity

      10. Immune Responses Against Tumors and Transplants

      11. Hypersensitivity Diseases

      12. Congenital and Acquired Immunodeficiencies

      Suggested Readings

      Appendix I: Principal Features of CD Molecules

      Appendix II: Glossary

      Appendix III: Clinical Cases

      Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, Andrew H. H. Lichtman, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts and Shiv Pillai, MBBS, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School, Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital, MIT and Harvard, Boston, Massachusetts


      Free Shipping!