Presents a coherent view of autoreactivity in health and disease and considers potential new approaches to the therapy of autoimmune diseases. This volume is a vital source of information for clinicians, researchers, faculty, and students in microbiology, immunology and pathology.
Partial table of contents:
Autoimmunity Today (A. Coutinho & M. Kazatchkine).
Light Chain Variable Region Gene Repertoire in Human Autoantibodies (K. Victor & J. Capra).
Stimulation of T and B Cells (J. Andersson, et al.).
Lymphocyte Population Kinetics: A Cellular Competition Model (A. Freitas & B. Rocha).
Tolerance and Autoimmunity in the Peripheral T-Cell Repertoire (J. Miller).
Autoimmunity and Idiotypic Networks (J. Stewart).
Boundaries Between Physiological Autoreactivity and Pathological Autoimmunity (M. Kazatchkine & A. Coutinho).
Immunological Disturbances Responsible for Graves' Disease (J. Dwyer).
Is Experimental Allergic Encephalomyelitis a Model of Multiple Sclerosis?
Immunodeficiency and Autoimmunity (F. Rosen).
Autoimmunity Tomorrow (A. Coutinho & M. Kazatchkine).
Number Of Pages: 474
Published: 22nd December 1993
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 16.0
Weight (kg): 0.98
Edition Number: 1