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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.

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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

Copyright year: 2017

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1. Introductory Chapter: Immune System Dysfunction and Autoimmune Diseases

By Mourad Aribi

774

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2. Immunotherapy in Autoimmune Diabetes

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

474

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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

547

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

By Eleonora Kurtenbach and Camila Guerra Martinez

561

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5. Autoimmunity of Gastrointestinal Tract

By Anna Pituch-Noworolska and Monika Mach-Tomalska

558

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6. Translating Autoimmune Pathogenesis into Targeted Therapies for Systemic Sclerosis

By Mark D. Russell and Nidhi Sofat

488

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7. Myasthenia Gravis: Clinical and Immunological Aspects

By Kokil Tandon

573

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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

551

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