Lymphocyte Homing to the Skin: Immunology, Immunopathology, and Therapeutic Perspectives, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Lymphocyte Homing to the Skin

Immunology, Immunopathology, and Therapeutic Perspectives, 1st Edition

Edited by Wolf-Henning Boehncke

CRC Press

224 pages

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pub: 2004-12-28
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Over the last decade, enormous progress in the understanding of T-cell homing has made it possible to identify the multitude of molecules involved, such as cytokines, chemokines, and adhesion molecules, and to unravel their complex interactions resulting in controlled, non-random T-cell recirculation. These insights are now being explored therapeut

Table of Contents

The Role of T-Lymphocytes in Skin Biology. The Process of Lymphocyte Recruitment. Lymphocyte Homing to the Skin. In-Vitro Techniques to Investigate Lymphocyte Extravazation. In-Vivo Methods to Study Lymphocyte Homing to the Skin. Cutaneous T-Lymphocytic Infiltrates in Skin Pathology. From Bench to Bedside: Bringing Understanding of Cutaneous T-Cell Recruitment to Patients.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED017000
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MED044000
MEDICAL / Immunology
MED071000
MEDICAL / Pharmacology