Introductory Immunobiology: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Introductory Immunobiology

1st Edition

By Huw Davies

Garland Science

408 pages

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Paperback: 9780412372407
pub: 1997-12-26
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A brief treatment of immunobiology for second year undergraduates with little previous knowledge of the topic. The author illustrates molecular, biochemical and cellular phenomena with reference to all areas of zoology, including invertebrates, to draw out common themes and principles.

Table of Contents

1 Protection against pathogens. 2 Recognition of pathogens. 3 Cells and tissues. 4 The antigen receptors. 5 Antigen recognition. 6 The major histocompatibility complex. 7 Evolution of the adaptive immune system. 8 Signals and control. 9 Tolerance to self

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Immunology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General