Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Autoantibodies and Cytokines

Edited by Wahid Ali Khan

King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia

The mechanism of autoantibodies cannot be explained without the detail knowledge of cytokines and interferon. These active molecules of immunology are very much dependent on each other and their function cannot be completed without their interaction towards each other. Currently, this the most updated book on this subject that helps the readers/students to upgrade their knowledge by going through chapter by chapter. Contribution by the renounced authors across the globe makes this book really unique and consider as one of the most updated textbook on this subject. This book provides a comprehensive guide to the function and types of autoantibodies and cytokines in basic and clinical field.

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Autoantibodies and CytokinesEdited by Wahid Ali Khan

Published: April 24th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68834

ISBN: 978-1-78984-853-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-852-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-130-7

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

9120 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Autoantibodies and Their Types

By Wahid Ali Khan


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2. Structure, Physiology, and Functions of Autoantibodies

By Neval Yurttutan Uyar


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3. Autoantibodies: Key Mediators of Autoimmune Infertility

By Kaushiki M. Kadam, Purvi Mande and Asmita Choudhury


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4. Cytokines and Interferons: Types and Functions

By Vinicius L. Ferreira, Helena H.L. Borba, Aline de F. Bonetti, Leticia P. Leonart and Roberto Pontarolo


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5. Autoantibodies in Viral Infections

By Subuhi Sherwani, Mushtaq Ahmed Khan and Mohammed Suliman Almogbel


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6. Autoantibodies and Cytokines in Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Mohd Wajid Ali Khan and Wahid Ali Khan


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7. Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome and Autoantibodies

By Maria Maślińska and Brygida Kwiatkowska


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8. Autoantibodies in Silicosis Patients: Silica-Induced Dysregulation of Autoimmunity

By Suni Lee, Hiroaki Hayashi, Naoko Kumaga-Takei, Hidenori Mastzaki, Kei Yoshitome, Nagisa Sada, Masayasu Kusaka, Kozo Uragami, Yasumitsu Nishimura and Takemi Otsuki


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9. Indicators of Preeclampsia in Correlation with Maternal Cytokines in Pregnancy

By Ana Daneva Markova, Marija Hadzi-Lega, Goran Dimitrov, Gligor Tofovski, Jadranka Georgievska, Elena Dzikova and Ivo Kjaev


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10. Autoantibody-Based Diagnostic Biomarkers: Technological Approaches to Discovery and Validation

By Farhanah Aziz, Muneera Smith and Jonathan M Blackburn


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11. Development of a Simple Multiplex Electrochemiluminescence (ECL) Assay for Screening Pre-Type 1 Diabetes and Multiple Relevant Autoimmune Diseases

By Zhiyuan Zhao, Yong Gu, Jeremy Cheng and Liping Yu


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