Compiling an up-to-date and detailed survey of the role cytokines play in cell-to-cell communication, development, and differentiation, this comprehensive reference highlights the medical advantages of cytokine inhibition and pursues novel methods of discovery for more potent and specific blocking agents.
Investigates the pathogenic role of cytokines and the potential of cytokine inhibitors as anti-inflammatory, anticancer, antiviral agents!
Written by 25 recognized experts revealing recent breakthroughs in research, Cytokine Inhibitors
Containing over 1400 references as well as tables and drawings, Cytokine Inhibitors serves as an exemplary reference for basic and clinical immunologists; allergists; biochemists; pathologists, hematologists; experimental, cell, and molecular biologists; rheumatologists; infectious disease specialists; medicinal chemists; and medical school and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.
…up-to-date and detailed…[a] comprehensive reference.
"-Journal of Investigational Allergology and Clinical Immunology
"…a perfect justification for a multiauthored book….
…useful to medicinal chemists who are new to the field, or those who want to look at a broader range of cytokines.
"-Journal of Medicinal Chemistry
Importance of the Interleukin-1 -Converting Enzyme in Disease Mediated by the Proinflammatory Cytokines IL-1 and IL-18