9780815340935

The Immune System

  • ISBN 13:

    9780815340935

  • ISBN 10:

    0815340931

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 05/25/2004
  • Publisher: ROUTLEDGE
  • Newer Edition

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

Extend Your Rental at Any Time

Need to keep your rental past your due date? At any time before your due date you can extend or purchase your rental through your account.

Sorry, this item is currently unavailable.

Summary

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 Systemis adapted fromImmunobiologyby Janeway, Travers & Walport. New in the Second Edition: -Inclusion of end-of-chapter questions throughout the book. Questions consist of a mix of clinical and basic science. Detailed answers to all questions are provided in the back of thebook. -Completely updated throughout. -Even greater emphasis on human immunity. -Enhanced and revised treatment of the complement system, including new figures and icons to clarify concepts. -Increased emphasis on human genetics throughout the book. -Expanded and updated treatment of innate immunity, particularly the mucosal system.

Author Biography

Read more

Table of Contents

Read more

Write a Review