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Immune Response Activation

The book Immune Response Activation is aiming to analyse the multifaceted aspects of the immune response, treating a number of representative cases in which the immune response is, on one hand, activated against pathogens, and, on the other hand, involved in pathologic settings, leading to allograft rejection, allergy and autoimmunity. The regulatory mechanisms in which the immune response can be modulated for rendering its effector components more efficient and/or not harmful to the organism is also dissected in translational purposes in cancer immunotherapy, local immunity against bacteria and viruses, as well as in allergy and autoimmunity.

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Immune Response ActivationEdited by Guy Huynh Thien Duc

Published: May 29th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57004

ISBN: 978-953-51-1374-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5394-8

Copyright year: 2014

Books open for chapter submissions

13406 Total Chapter Downloads

18 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

31 Dimensions Citations

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1. Cationic Nanostructures for Vaccines

By Ana Maria Carmona-Ribeiro

1705

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2. Mollusk Hemocyanins as Natural Immunostimulants in Biomedical Applications

By María Inés Becker, Sergio Arancibia, Fabián Salazar, Miguel Del Campo and Alfredo De Ioannes

1352

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3. Manipulating Immune Regulatory Pathways to Enhance T Cell Stimulation

By Joeri J. Pen, Joeri. L. Aerts, Thérèse Liechtenstein, David Escors and Karine Breckpot

1723

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4. Negative Immunomodulators – Blunting Immunostimulation and Facilitating Infection

By Jeddidiah Griffin, Marie Moulton, Rabab Elmezayen and Jonathan Moorman

991

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5. Macrophages — Masters of Immune Activation, Suppression and Deviation

By Andrew D. Foey

2636

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6. Immunostimulatory Effects of Triggering TLR3 Signaling Pathway — Implication for Cancer Immunotherapy

By Mohamed Labib Salem, Said M. Hammad, Mohamed R. Elshanshory, Mohamed A. Attia and Abdel-Aziz A. Zidan

1380

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7. Immune Regulation of Chlamydia trachomatis Infections of the Female Genital Tract

By Louise M. Hafner, Trudi A. Collet and Danica K. Hickey

1353

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8. The Roles of Invariant NKT Cells in Bowel Immunity — Suppression of Tumor Progression and Rejection of Intestinal Transplants

By Tatsuaki Tsuruyama and Wulamujiang Aini

1205

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9. Immunostimulation by Silica Particles and the Development of Autoimmune Dysregulation

By Suni Lee, Hiroaki Hayashi, Megumi Maeda, Hidenori Matsuzaki, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Ying Chen, Kozo Urakami, Masayasu Kusaka, Yasumitsu Nishimura and Takemi Otsuki

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