By Sudhir Paul (auth.), Sudhir Paul (eds.)
Autoimmune Reactions tackles basic questions on how the immune approach can break invading microbial pathogens with no inflicting harm to itself and different "self" platforms. The authoritative specialists writing the following discover the mechanistic facets of such autoimmune illnesses as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and autoimmune thyroid affliction, and the place attainable delineate how malfunctioning immunological mechanisms can result in medical signs. additionally they speak about attainable common mechanisms of autoimmune disease-e.g., molecular mimicry and dysfunctional antigen presentation-and their present boundaries as unifying motives of the ailments defined. additionally, proof for novel immunological phenomena, together with antibody catalysis and the penetration of cells via antibodies, is reviewed, and their attainable organic results are pointed out. The e-book additionally severely surveys the strategies and study that are meant to finally let improvement of palliatives and therapies for autoimmune illnesses, in addition to ways to the long-standing challenge of self-nonself discrimination by way of the immune system.
the great, insightful review supplied in Autoimmune Reactions constitutes the hot typical reference for all practising autoimmunologists, molecular immunologists, mobile and molecular pathologists, and medical immunologists who have to stay on the state of the art of analysis on autoimmune sickness this day.
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Autoimmune Reactions by Sudhir Paul (auth.), Sudhir Paul (eds.)