Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Immunopathogenesis and Immune-based Therapy for Selected Autoimmune Disorders

Edited by Mourad Aribi

University of Tlemcen

The book Immunopathogenesis and Immune-Based Therapy for Selected Autoimmune Disorders is a synthesis work that discusses two main aspects of autoimmunity: Immunopathogenesis and therapeutic approaches essentially based on the immunotherapies. This book deals with different topics on a number of autoimmune disorders, including type 1 diabetes, autoimmune cardiomyopathy, autoimmunity of gastrointestinal tract, systemic sclerosis, and myasthenia gravis. This book will be useful to clinicians, biologists, researchers, teachers, and students who are interested in immunology and immunopathology.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Immunopathogenesis and Immune-based Therapy for Selected Autoimmune DisordersEdited by Mourad Aribi

Published: March 22nd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63032

ISBN: 978-953-51-3022-2

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3021-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5479-2

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

9761 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Introductory Chapter: Immune System Dysfunction and Autoimmune Diseases

By Mourad Aribi


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Immunotherapy in Autoimmune Diabetes

By Mohammad Haque, Praneet Sandhu, Swetha Ravi, Sravya Kurapati and Jianxun Song


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Early- Versus Late-Onset Type 1 Diabetes: Two Different Pathophysiological Subtypes with Implications for Therapy

By Willem M. Kühtreiber, Miriam Davis and Denise L. Faustman


Open access peer-reviewed

4. IFN-γ versus IL-17: A Battle During Cardiac Autoimmunity Evolution

By Eleonora Kurtenbach and Camila Guerra Martinez


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Autoimmunity of Gastrointestinal Tract

By Anna Pituch-Noworolska and Monika Mach-Tomalska


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Translating Autoimmune Pathogenesis into Targeted Therapies for Systemic Sclerosis

By Mark D. Russell and Nidhi Sofat


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Myasthenia Gravis: Clinical and Immunological Aspects

By Kokil Tandon


Open access peer-reviewed

8. The Roles of the TNF-Family Member B-Cell Activation Factor Belonging to the TNF-Family (BAFF) in Autoimmunity

By Kouichi Hirayama and Miho Nagai


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£119

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase