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.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
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 Kimberly Sue Schluns, Kim Klonowski (eds) - Frontiers Media SA
Early studies recognized the unique phenotype and attributes of T cells found in mucosal tissues, such as the intestines, skin, lung and female reproductive tract. This volume will cover mucosal-resident T cell biology during infection and disease.
- National Academies Press
Participants examined the use of microbial genomics to explore the diversity, evolution, and adaptation of microorganisms in a wide variety of environments; the molecular mechanisms of disease emergence and epidemiology; and more...
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.