ISBN: 9780323479783
Page Count: 608
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $90.99

Cellular and Molecular Immunology, 9th Edition

by Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Andrew H. H. Lichtman, MD, PhD and Shiv Pillai, MBBS, PhD
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ISBN: 9780323479783
Page Count: 608
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $90.99
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The top required and recommended immunology text worldwide, Cellular and Molecular Immunology by Drs. Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. H. Lichtman, and Shiv Pillai, is a clear, well-written, and superbly illustrated introduction to the field. The 9th Edition retains a practical, clinical focus while updating and revising all content to ensure clarity and comprehension, bringing readers fully up to date with new and emerging information in this challenging area.
    • Highlights the implications of immunologic science for the management of human disease, emphasizing clinical relevance throughout.
    • Provides a highly visual, full-color description of the key immunologic and molecular processes with a fully updated, comprehensive, and consistent art program.
    • Helps readers grasp the details of experimental observations that form the basis for the science of immunology at the molecular, cellular, and whole-organism levels and draw the appropriate conclusions.
    • Includes summary boxes that assist with rapid review and mastery of key material.
    • Student Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references and animations, designed to produce a more rounded learning experience.
    • Features updates from cover to cover, including tumor immunity (tumor antigens, cancer immunotherapy), immune checkpoints, cytosolic sensors for DNA, non-canonical inflammasomes, prionization as a signaling mechanism, monogenic defects in immunity, and more.
  • Chapter1 Properties and Overview of Immune Responses

    Chapter2 Cells and Tissues of the Immune System

    Chapter3 Leukocyte Circulation and Migration into Tissues

    Chapter4 Innate Immunity

    Chapter5 Antibodies and Antigens

    Chapter6 Antigen Presentation to T Lymphocytes and the Functions of MHC Molecules

    Chapter7 Immune Receptors and Signal Transduction

    Chapter8 Lymphocyte Development and Antigen Receptor Gene Rearrangement

    Chapter9 Activation of T Lymphocytes

    Chapter 10 Differentiation and Functions of CD4+ Effector T Cells

    Chapter 11 Differentiation and Functions of CD8+ Effector T Cells

    Chapter 12 B Cell Activation and Antibody Production

    Chapter 13 Effector Mechanisms of Humoral Immunity

    Chapter 14 Specialized Immunity at Epithelial Barriers and in Immune Privileged Tissues

    Chapter 15 Immunologic Tolerance and Autoimmunity

    Chapter 16 Immunity to Microbes

    Chapter 17 Transplantation Immunology

    Chapter 18 Immunity to Tumors

    Chapter 19 Hypersensitivity Disorders

    Chapter 20 Allergy

    Chapter 21 Congenital and Acquired Immunodeficiencies

    Appendix I Glossary

    Appendix II Cytokines

    Appendix III Principle Features of Selected CD Molecules

    Appendix IV Laboratory Techniques Commonly Used in Immunology

  • 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
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