The Immune System Peter Parham is available to download
|The Immune System|
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2004 |
|Publisher: ||Garland Science |
|Page Count: ||63 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0815340931 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780815340935 |
The Immune System, Second Edition has been designed for use in immunology courses for undergraduate, medical, dental, and pharmacy students.The Immune System
Textbook 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 System is adapted from Immunobiology by 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 the book.
-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.