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Molecular autoimmunity

Molecular autoimmunity

in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the first description of human autoimmune disease

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Autoimmunity.,
  • Autoimmune diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Moncef Zouali.
    ContributionsZouali, Moncef, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR188.3 .M655 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 437 p. :
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21802433M
    ISBN 100387245332
    LC Control Number2005042753

    This new book is the first comprehensive review of molecular mimicry. It offers an examination of the origins of the field, the current status, and the new developments that could lead to a better understanding of molecular mimicry and how infectious agents trick the host immune system to turn against a particular organ or group of organs in the human body. Buy Molecular Mimicry, Microbes and Autoimmunity: NHBS - Edited By: M Cunningham, American Society for Microbiology Press About Help Blog Jobs Established NHBS GmbH Covid £ GBP.

      MECHANISMS OF AUTOIMMUNITY (Cellular and Molecular Immunology A.K. Abbas et al, ch 15) AHMET VARIS 2. AUTOIMMUNITY • The term autoimmunity is often erroneously used for any disease in which immune reactions accompany tissue injury, even though it may be difficult or impossible to establish a role for immune responses against self .   This is the first comprehensive book about the relationship between apoptosis and autoimmune diseases. It offers a unique up-to-date overview on research results on the defective execution of apoptosis and the incomplete clearance of apoptotic cells. The molecular and cellular mechanisms involved are described in detail.

      Relationship Between Molecular Mimicry and Autoimmune Diseases. Immune cells of the adaptive immune response are specifically activated, but the hallmark of autoimmunity is the dysregulation of the immune system, especially T Cited by: Autoimmunity, the state in which the immune system reacts against the body’s own normal components, producing disease or functional changes.. The human immune system performs a surveillance function, identifying and disposing of antigens—materials such as toxins or infectious microbes that it recognizes as foreign. This surveillance is carried out mostly by the white .


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The Molecular Aspects of Autoimmunity contains a selection of the papers presented at the first of a series of biannual meetings on molecular aspects of autoimmunity held in L'Esterel, Quebec, Canada, October November 2, Molecular Autoimmunity illustrates how cutting-edge research is continuing to advance our understanding of autoimmune disease mechanisms and identifies novel therapeutic targets that provide a hope for effective future treatments.

Buy Molecular Autoimmunity: Read Books Reviews -   Autoantibodies and Autoimmunity: Molecular Mechanisms in Health and This is the first book to address all aspects of the biology of autoantibodies in a single volume, including a discussion of immunology, experimental models, clinical aspects, and the use of autoantibodies as probes in molecular and cellular biology.

His major research. Molecular mimicry in autoimmunity \/ Thomas Dyrberg -- Stress proteins: critical elements at the interface of host defense and autoimmunity \/ John B.

Winfield -- Cellular and molecular basis of rheumatoid joint destruction \/ Andreas Trabandt [and others] -- Virus-induced autoimmunity \/ Noel R. Rose and Diane E. Griffin -- Insulin-dependent. 2) For example, molecular mimicry in which immune response occurs to both an external microbial antigen and an autoantigen because of their homology is considered one of the mechanisms of initiating autoimmunity.

Microbial infection may initiate autoimmune response not only through molecular mimicry, but also with polyclonal activation and release. These aspects are covered in Molecular Biology of Diabetes: I. Autoimmunity and Genetics; Insulin Synthesis and Secretion.

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ISBNBook Edition: 1. Get this from a library. Molecular autoimmunity: in commemoration of the th anniversary of the first description of human autoimmune disease. [Moncef Zouali;] -- Illustrates how cutting-edge research is continuing to advance our understanding of autoimmune disease mechanisms and identifies novel therapeutic targets that provide a hope for effective future.

Editorial Reviews. Reviewer: Kevan C. Herold, MD (Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons) Description: This is the first of a new two-part series designed to review the latest in diabetes research in a comprehensive but concise manner.

In this volume, the authors have invited contributions pertaining to factors affecting beta cell function, including autoimmunity, Price: $ 1.

The history of the mosaic of autoimmunity 2. The novel aspects on the mosaic of autoimmunity Cellular and molecular mechanisms 3. B cells 4. B-reg 5. T cells 6. Th17 cells 7. NK cells 8. Dendritic cells 9.

Complement Autoantibodies Anti-DSF70 Genetic Epigenetic Post-translational modifications Cytokines and chemokines. The Molecular Pathology of Autoimmune Diseases is a concise and centralized resource for information on the topic, with a special focus on the molecular and genetic basis of these disorders.

Dozens of international experts devote themselves to illuminating the reader in this volume, with discussions on the basic aspects of autoimmune processes.

A comprehensive review of molecular mimicry.• Presents the latest scientific developments in how molecular mimicry between infectious agents and host molecules can lead to autoimmunity. • Covers molecular mimicry and autoimmunity in the context of specific diseases.

• Price: $ Autoantibodies and Autoimmunity: Molecular Mechanisms in Health and Disease. Kenneth Michael Pollard (Editor) ISBN: pages. MayWiley-Blackwell. Description.

This is the first book to address all aspects of the biology of autoantibodies in a single volume, including a discussion of immunology, experimental models. Molecular Autoimmunity giving you information deeper and different ways, you can find any reserve out there but there is no book that similar with Molecular Autoimmunity.

It gives you thrill reading journey, its open up your current eyes about the thing in which happened in the world which is might be can be happened around you. Autoimmunity-which affects up to 10% of the world's population-can damage nearly every tissue or cell type of the human body with greatly debilitating or fatal results.

In Autoimmunity: Methods and Protocols, expert medical researchers describe in step-by-step detail molecular techniques and in vitro/in vivo model systems for discovering the. Autoimmunity is the system of immune responses of an organism against its own healthy cells and tissues.

Any disease that results from such an aberrant immune response is termed an "autoimmune disease".Prominent examples include celiac disease, post-infectious IBS, diabetes mellitus type 1, Henloch Scholein Pupura (HSP) sarcoidosis, systemic lupus erythematosus Specialty: Immunology.

The mechanisms by which environmental factors can shape the immune system to generate autoimmunity include molecular mimicry, self-antigen modification, bystander activation, and immune reactivity Cited by: 1.

The second edition of Autoimmunity: Methods and Protocols researchers in the field detail many of the most up-to-date methods which are now commonly used to study autoimmunity. The first half the book focuses on methods and protocols used to assess immunological and biochemical pathways of diseases pathogenesis in human subjects.

Molecular mimicry. Scientists view autoimmunity as the prolonged and pathological response that arises when the immune system gets confused between “self” and “non-self” due to molecular similarities between an environmental agent and the host.

The specific hypothesis—called molecular mimicry—is that “either a virus or bacteria initiate and .The Journal of Autoimmunity is a parent journal of the Journal of Translational Autoimmunity.

The Journal of Autoimmunity publishes papers related to the diverse aspects of autoimmunity: the mechanism of self-recognition, regulation of autoimmune responses, experimental autoimmune diseases, diagnostic The Journal of Autoimmunity is a parent.• Autoimmunity involves a misdirection of the body’s immune system against its own tissues, causing a large number of diseases.

• More than 80 autoimmune diseases have so far been identified: some affect only one tissue or organ, while others are ‘systemic’ (affection multiple sites of .