Immunology and Evolution of Infectious Disease
by Steven A. Frank
Publisher: Princeton University Press 2002
Number of pages: 359
This is a rich source of ideas for scientists working in immunology and molecular biology as well as evolution. . . . Newcomers are offered a comprehensive introduction to basic questions of immunology, as well as a synthesis that cuts across large areas of biology. Specialists will find detailed discussions of specific infectious agents from a highly original, evolutionary perspective, and inspiration for future research.
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- El Rosario University Press
This book is comprehensive overview of how the immune system turns against self targeting distinct tissues in different conditions according to a balance determined by genetic predisposition of the host, its gender, environmental circumstances, etc.
by Nima Rezaei (ed.) - InTech
This volume covers a spectrum of knowledge on the complex interplay between the environment, genes, and immunity that culminates in processes of immune-related disorders. The book goes further to decipher new codes from the immunity enigma.
by P.F. Harrison (ed.) - National Academies Press
Antibiotic resistance is neither a surprising nor a new phenomenon. It is an increasingly worrisome situation, however, because resistance is growing and accelerating while the world's tools for combating it decrease in power and number.
by Krassimir Metodiev - InTech
The book has a team of authors contributing to the investigation of the questions of how the immune system deviates from its normal function, what clinical consequences are manifested and is there a way to treat the immunodeficiency cases.