By J. H. L. Playfair
Immunology at a Glance presents a simple review of the body’s defence mechanisms. excellent from day one among a scientific, biomedical or existence technological know-how direction, the textual content starts with a easy evaluation of either adaptive and innate immunity, earlier than progressing to utilized immunological suggestions, which examine what occurs while issues get it wrong, and the way, in medical drugs, each one physique method could be plagued by immunity.
Each double-page unfold corresponds to a regular lecture and diagrammatically summarises center options in immunology, via available schematic diagrams on left-hand pages, with key issues concisely summarised at the right-hand web page. There also are self-assessment essay questions so that you can try your knowledge.
New for this tenth edition:
- Thoroughly up to date and reorganised chapters provide better readability and more uncomplicated figuring out for these new to the subject
- New chapters on cytokine receptors and ‘Immunology within the Laboratory’
- A thoroughly re-written part on autoimmunity
- A fresh significant other site that includes self-assessment questions and PowerPoint slides of pictures from the ebook, excellent for educating and revision at www.ataglanceseries.com/immunology
Immunology at a Glance is the appropriate significant other for an individual approximately to begin a brand new direction in immunology and may attract scientific and biomedical technology scholars. ideal for examination coaching, it offers the suggestions and frameworks you must reach your exam.
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