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Physiology and Pathology of Immunology

Having authored and published many successful and important textbooks in primary immunodeficiencies and cancer immunology, the editor of Physiology and Pathology of Immunology has ensured the high standard of writing and authenticity of the contents in this publication. The current book covers a spectrum of high-impact knowledge on the complex interplay between the environment, genes, and immunity that culminates in a generation of notorious processes of immune-related disorders. From evolution of regulatory T-cell function, gigantic cytokine networks within the human body to host-pathogen interactions of Chagas disease and Parkinson's disease, the Physiology and Pathology of Immunology goes further to decipher new codes from the immunity enigma, making it essential for experienced and new learners who wish to join the galaxy of modern immunology.

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Physiology and Pathology of ImmunologyEdited by Nima Rezaei

Published: December 20th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66541

ISBN: 978-953-51-3692-7

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3691-0

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1. Introductory Chapter: Introduction on Physiology and Pathology of Immunology

By Farzaneh Rahmani, Mohammad Reza Rahmani and Nima Rezaei

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2. Physiology and Pathology of Immune Dysregulation: Regulatory T Cells and Anergy

By Maria Isabel Torres, Miguel Angel López-Casado, Candelaria Ponce de León, Pedro Lorite and Teresa Palomeque

217

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3. Physiology and Pathology of Cytokine: Commercial Production and Medical Use

By Nemanja Zdravkovic, Mirko Rosic, Mitar Lutovac and Vladimir Zdravkovic

193

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4. Physiology and Pathology of Drug Hypersensitivity: Role of Human Leukocyte Antigens

By Gwendolin Simper, Alexander A. Celik, Heike Kunze-Schumacher, Rainer Blasczyk and Christina Bade-Döding

211

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5. Physiology and Pathology of Autoinflammation: NOD like Receptors in Autoinflammation and Autoimmunity

By Ceren Ciraci

192

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6. Physiology and Pathology of Innate Immune Response Against Pathogens

By José Luis Muñoz Carrillo, Flor Pamela Castro García, Oscar Gutiérrez Coronado, María Alejandra Moreno García and Juan Francisco Contreras Cordero

318

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7. Physiology and Pathology of Infectious Diseases: The Autoimmune Hypothesis of Chagas Disease

By Armanda Moreira Mattoso-Barbosa, Renato Sathler-Avelar, Jordana Grazziela Alves Coelho-dos-Reis, Olindo Assis Martins-Filho, Andrea Teixeira-Carvalho and Danielle Marchetti Vitelli-Avelar

167

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8. Physiology and Pathology of Autoimmune Diseases: Role of CD4+ T cells in Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Patricia Castro-Sánchez and Pedro Roda-Navarro

231

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9. Physiology and Pathology of Neuroimmunology: Role of Inflammation in Parkinson’s Disease

By Genaro Gabriel Ortiz, Héctor González-Usigli, Fermín P. Pacheco- Moisés, Mario A. Mireles-Ramírez, Angélica Lizeth Sánchez-López, Erandis Dheni Torres-Sánchez, Erika Daniela González-Renovato, Luis Javier Flores-Alvarado, Miguel Ángel Macías-Islas, Paloma Rivero-Moragrega and Víctor Sánchez González

222

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10. Physiology and Pathology of Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria: Antibodies- and Vaccines-Based Pathogen-Specific Targeting

By Yang Zhang, Jie Su and Donghui Wu

181

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11. Physiology and Pathology of Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria: Phage-Related Therapy

By Lianlian Jiang, Abhishek Saxena and Donghui Wu

213

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