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Schaum's Outline of Immunology

Schaum's Outline of Immunology
Author: George Pinchuk
ISBN 13: 9780071373661
ISBN 10: 71373667
Edition: 1
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2001-10-16
Format: Paperback
Pages: 304
List Price: $25.00

  • Easy-to-understand review of the basic topics in immunology
  • More than 200 detailed problems solved step-by-step
  • Perfect for the professional reviewing core concepts
  • Covers molecular, cellular, and systemic immunology

Use with these courses:

  • Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biological Engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Animal and Dairy Sciences
  • Pre-medical Studies
  • Pre-veterinary Studies


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  • Use detailed examples to solve problems
  • Brush up before tests
  • Find answers fast
  • Study quickly and more effectively
  • Get the big picture without poring over lengthy textbooks

Schaum's Outlines give you the information your teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary jargon. You get a complete overview of the subject. Plus, you get plenty of practice exercises to test your skill. Compatible with any classroom text, Schaum's let you study at your own pace and remind you of all the important facts you need to remember­­fast! And Schaum's are so complete, they're perfect for preparing for graduate or professional exams.

Inside, you will find:

  • A concise approach to the basics of immunology
  • Solved problems that supplement any immunology course
  • Outlines of the dynamics of immune responses and their outcomes
  • Unique approach to immunology as it relates to biological sciences, pathology and medicine

If you want top grades and a thorough understanding of immunology, this powerful study tool is the best tutor you can have!

Chapters include:

  • Overview of Immunity and the Immune System
  • Cells, Tissues, and Organs of the Immune System
  • Antibodies and Antigens
  • Maturation of B Lymphocytes and Expression of Immunoglobulin Genes
  • The Major Histocompatibility Complex
  • Antigen Processing and Presentation
  • T cell antigen recognition and activation
  • B Lymphocyte Activation and Antibody Production
  • Immunologic Tolerance
  • Cytokines
  • Innate Immunity
  • Effector Mechanisms of Cell-Mediated Immunity
  • Effector Mechanisms of Humoral Immunity
  • Immunity to Microbes
  • Transplantation Immunology
  • Immunity to Tumors
  • Autoimmunity and Autoimmune Diseases
  • Immunodeficiencies

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