The Immune System Fourth Edition

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ISBN: 9781317511571
Release Date: 2014-09-29
Number of pages: 624
Author: Peter Parham
Publisher: Garland Science

Download and read online The Immune System Fourth Edition in PDF and EPUB The Immune System, Fourth Edition emphasizes the human immune system and presents immunological concepts in a coherent, concise, and contemporary account of how the immune system works. Written for undergraduate, medical, veterinary, dental, and pharmacy students, it makes generous use of medical examples to illustrate points. This classroom-proven textbook offers clear writing, full-color illustrations, and section and chapter summaries that make the book accessible and easily understandable to students. The Fourth Edition is a major revision that brings the content up-to-date and improves clarity. Based on user feedback, there is now increased continuity and connectivity between chapters.


The Immune System

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ISBN: 9781136977107
Release Date: 2009-01-15
Number of pages: 608
Author: Peter Parham
Publisher: Garland Science

Download and read online The Immune System in PDF and EPUB The Immune System, Third Edition emphasizes the human immune system and synthesizes immunological concepts into a comprehensible, up-to-date, and reader-friendly account of how the immune system works. Written for undergraduate, medical, veterinary, dental, and pharmacy students in immunology courses, it makes generous use of medical examples to illustrate points. The Third Edition has been extensively revised and updated and includes two new chapters on innate and adaptive immunity, which explore the physical, cellular, and molecular principles underlying these responses to infection. It also features enhanced coverage of aspects of innate immunity such as the complement system, Toll-like receptors, defensins, and C-reactive protein; the role of dendritic cells in initiating the primary adaptive immune response and the functions of other cells that bridge innate and adaptive immunity; immunotherapies using humanized monoclonal antibodies to treat certain diseases; and the nature of the immune response in the mucosal tissues and immunological memory. The book offers over 500 full-color illustrations that complement and clarify the concepts. The end-of-chapter questions have been expanded and include essay, multiple-choice, and case study questions, with answers provided at the end of the book.


The Immune System

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ISBN: 0815340931
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 18
Author: Peter Parham
Publisher: Garland Science

Download and read online The Immune System in PDF and EPUB The Immune System, Second Edition has been designed for use in immunology courses for undergraduate, medical, dental, and pharmacy students. This class-tested and successful textbook synthesizes the established facts of immunology into a comprehensible, coherent, and up-to-date account of how the immune system works, rather than presenting immunology as a chronology of experiments and discoveries. Emphasizing the human immune system the text has been designed to break down the barriers which often divide basic and clinical immunology. The reader-friendly text, section and chapter summaries, and full-color illustrations make the book accessible and easily understandable to students. The Immune System is adapted from Immunobiology by Janeway, Travers & Walport.


How the Immune System Works

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ISBN: 9781118298619
Release Date: 2011-12-02
Number of pages: 320
Author: Lauren M. Sompayrac
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online How the Immune System Works in PDF and EPUB How the Immune System Works is not a comprehensive textbook. It’s the book thousands of students have used to help them understand what’s in their big, thick, immunology texts. In this book, Dr. Sompayrac cuts through the jargon and details to reveal, in simple language, the essence of this complex subject. Fifteen easy to follow lectures, featuring the uniquely popular humorous style and engaging analogies developed by Dr Sompayrac, provide an introduction to the ‘bigger picture’, followed by practical discussion on how each of the components interacts with one another. Now featuring full-color diagrams, this book has been rigorously updated for its fourth edition to reflect today’s immunology teaching and includes updated discussion of B and T cell memory, T cell activation, vaccines, immunodeficiency, and cancer. Whether you are completely new to immunology, or require a refresher, How the Immune System Works is an enjoyable way of engaging with the key concepts – you need know nothing of the workings of the immune system to benefit from this book! How the Immune System Works is now accompanied by a FREE enhanced Wiley Desktop Edition - the interactive, digital version of the book - featuring downloadable text and images, highlighting and note taking facilities, book-marking, cross-referencing, in-text searching, and linking to references and glossary terms. It is also available from CourseSmart for instant, online and offline access for studying anytime, anywhere.


Basic Immunology

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ISBN: 9781455758999
Release Date: 2012-11-05
Number of pages: 336
Author: Abul K. Abbas
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Basic Immunology in PDF and EPUB 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.


The Immune System

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ISBN: 0815345275
Release Date: 2014-10
Number of pages: 532
Author: Peter Parham
Publisher: Garland Publishing

Download and read online The Immune System in PDF and EPUB "The Immune system is adapted from Janeway's Immunobiology by Kenneth Murphy, also published by Garland Science"--Title page verso.


Immunology

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ISBN: 0723433364
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 141
Author: David K. Male
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Immunology in PDF and EPUB The 4th Edition of this pocket-sized, illustrated dictionary offers a concise, evidence-based approach to the immune system. The book divides the subject into five easy-to-review sections: The Immune System, Antigen Recognition, Immune Responses, Immunopathology, and Immunological Techniques. Each of these sections is then sub-divided into short, paragraphs that define key terms and concepts. Fifty new immunological definitions in the Index of Terms, in addition to newly updated definitions and vocabulary, reflect the many advances in the field. Readers will appreciate the highly organized, cross-referenced approach that allows them to master key concepts. Lists core terms and concepts that are followed by short, straightforward definitions. Amplifies the text with simple color diagrams and illustrations and cross-referencing between definitions. Offers easy and rapid access to straightforward, easily understood definitions in the Index of Terms. Provides three updated and reorganized sections: Antigen Recognition, Immune Responses, and Immunopathology. Adds 50 new definitions to the Index of Terms that reflect the rapid developments in the field, and updates all others. Enhances terminology with 12 new color illustrations adapted by the author from his interactive CD-ROMs.


Digestive Wellness

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ISBN: 0879836792
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 368
Author: Elizabeth Lipski
Publisher: Keats Publishing

Download and read online Digestive Wellness in PDF and EPUB Provides the first comprehensive study of all illnesses that stem from faulty digestion, with special attention to the newly discovered leaky gut syndrome.


Digestive Wellness Strengthen the Immune System and Prevent Disease Through Healthy Digestion Fourth Edition

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ISBN: 9780071701617
Release Date: 2011-09-09
Number of pages: 416
Author: Elizabeth Lipski
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Download and read online Digestive Wellness Strengthen the Immune System and Prevent Disease Through Healthy Digestion Fourth Edition in PDF and EPUB The definitive guide to healthy digestion! Digestive Wellness explains how your digestive system works and what to do when it doesn’t. You’ll find practical solutions to all the common gastrointestinal disorders (and many other conditions) and expert guidance on the newest advances in testing and diagnosis, nutrition, and natural therapies. Plus, you’ll learn how faulty digestion can affect the human body systemically, from migraines and skin issues to fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. “Dr. Lipski offers a practical toolkit to support each of us—clinicians and patients—to return to wellness by bringing our gastrointestinal system back into balance and harmony. I believe that you will deeply benefit from joining Dr. Lipski on this journey toward digestive wellness.” —Patrick Hanaway, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Genova Diagnostics; President, American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine “For anyone who has an interest in truly understanding how the gut works or is just interested in finding ways to optimize quality of life during the aging process, Digestive Wellness, 4th Edition is a must read.” —Jeffrey Moss, D.D.S., CNS, DACBN, Moss Nutrition “Liz Lipski explains digestion in a most appetizing and personal way. Even better than the last edition, Liz updates her understanding and ours. Everyone with a digestive tract has a need to know what Dr. Lipski synthesizes so well.” —Russell M. Jaffe, M.D., Ph.D., CCN, founder, ELISA/ACT Biotechnologies, LLC, and Perque, LLC “Dr. Lipski has written an easy-to-read and highly informative book that will help the general population and practitioners alike understand what the problem is and how to treat it. It is a must-read for anyone who wants to learn more about the intimate relationship between our digestion and our health.” —Marcelle Pick, RNC, M.S.N., OB/GYN NP


Neurobiology of the Immune System

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ISBN: 008049160X
Release Date: 2003-01-08
Number of pages: 442
Author: Angela Clow
Publisher: Academic Press

Download and read online Neurobiology of the Immune System in PDF and EPUB Published since 1959, International Review of Neurobiology is a well-known series appealing to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Led by an internationally renowned editorial board, this important serial publishes both eclectic volumes made up of timely reviews and thematic volumes that focus on recent progress in a specific area of neurobiology research. Provides solid scientific basis to our understanding of the associations between the brain and the immune system the importance of these connections Presents coherent development from cellular and molecular neuroimmune communication to social and health considerations, including psychological intervention Addresses the theory that there is a neurobiology of the immune system


Infection Immunity

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ISBN: 9780199609505
Release Date: 2013-01-24
Number of pages: 400
Author: John Playfair
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Download and read online Infection Immunity in PDF and EPUB Our immune system is a complex network of cells continually battling against a barrage of attacks from our environment, quite literally to save our lives. But what protects us from the potentially life-threatening microorganisms that surround us every day? Infection and Immunity describes the main causes of infection that our bodies have to battle against - from bacteria to viruses, fungi to protozoa - and explains the intricate andfascinating ways in which we respond, from detection of potentially dangerous organisms to their ultimate elimination. Presenting a fully-rounded, well-balanced overview of the field,the book also explains how diseases spread, and what measures we can take to control this spread - from vaccination to increasing awareness through public health initiatives.


Case Studies in Immunology

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ISBN: 9781135153069
Release Date: 2010-07-29
Number of pages: 328
Author: Raif Geha
Publisher: Garland Science

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Molecular Biology of the Cell

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ISBN: 9781317563747
Release Date: 2017-08-07
Number of pages: 1464
Author: Bruce Alberts
Publisher: Garland Science

Download and read online Molecular Biology of the Cell in PDF and EPUB As the amount of information in biology expands dramatically, it becomes increasingly important for textbooks to distill the vast amount of scientific knowledge into concise principles and enduring concepts.As with previous editions, Molecular Biology of the Cell, Sixth Edition accomplishes this goal with clear writing and beautiful illustrations. The Sixth Edition has been extensively revised and updated with the latest research in the field of cell biology, and it provides an exceptional framework for teaching and learning. The entire illustration program has been greatly enhanced.Protein structures better illustrate structure–function relationships, icons are simpler and more consistent within and between chapters, and micrographs have been refreshed and updated with newer, clearer, or better images. As a new feature, each chapter now contains intriguing openended questions highlighting “What We Don’t Know,” introducing students to challenging areas of future research. Updated end-of-chapter problems reflect new research discussed in the text, and these problems have been expanded to all chapters by adding questions on developmental biology, tissues and stem cells, pathogens, and the immune system.


Janeway s Immunobiology 9th edition

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ISBN: 9781315533247
Release Date: 2016-03-22
Number of pages: 924
Author: Kenneth Murphy
Publisher: Garland Science

Download and read online Janeway s Immunobiology 9th edition in PDF and EPUB Janeway's Immunobiology is a textbook for students studying immunology at the undergraduate, graduate, and medical school levels. As an introductory text, all students will appreciate the book's clear writing and informative illustrations, and advanced students and working immunologists will appreciate its comprehensive scope and depth. Janeway's Immunobiology presents immunology from a consistent point of view throughoutÑthat of the hostÕs interaction with an environment full of microbes and pathogens. The Ninth Edition has been thoroughly revised bringing the content up-to-date with important developments in the field, especially in the topic of innate immunity.


Human Diseases

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ISBN: 9781285065922
Release Date: 2014-01-07
Number of pages: 592
Author: Marianne Neighbors
Publisher: Cengage Learning

Download and read online Human Diseases in PDF and EPUB Now it its fourth edition, HUMAN DISEASES has been updated and expanded to include the cutting-edge topics and features you need for success in health care today! This best-selling pathophysiology book first delivers basic anatomy and physiology in a reader-friendly manner, then explores the diseases and disorders health care professionals see and treat most. Intuitively organized, chapters present each disease’s description, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Readings also incorporate contemporary issues in health care, including the impending ICD-10 switchover, pharmacology concerns, herbal and non-traditional remedies, new research findings, and current statistics. Designed to simplify pathology, HUMAN DISEASES, 4th Edition lightens heavy concepts with thought-provoking vignettes and cases, highlighted features, colorful photography and illustrations, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.