Advances in Immunology: Volume 137 (Advances in Immunology)

Advances in Immunology: Volume 137 (Advances in Immunology)

By: Frederick Alt (series_editor)Hardback

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Advances in Immunology, Volume 137, the latest in a long-established and highly respected publication, presents current developments and comprehensive reviews in immunology. Articles address the wide range of topics that comprise immunology, with this release including sections on Notch and T-Cell signaling/T-Cell memory, Single Cell Analysis of CD8+ and CD4+ T Cell Differentiation, New Developments in the Chemokine Field, the Role of Caveolin-1 in BCR and TCR Receptors, The Unusual Biochemistry of Bovine Immunoglobulins, and the Molecular Aspects of Allergens and Allergy.

About Author

Frederick W. Alt is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator and Director of the Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine (PCMM) at Boston Children's Hospital (BCH). He is the Charles A. Janeway Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School. He works on elucidating mechanisms that generate antigen receptor diversity and, more generally, on mechanisms that generate and suppress genomic instability in mammalian cells, with a focus on the immune and nervous systems. Recently, his group has developed senstive genome-wide approaches to identify mechanisms of DNA breaks and rearrangements in normal and cancer cells. He has been elected to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, the U.S. National Academy of Medicine, and the European Molecular Biology Organization. His awards include the Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research, the Novartis Prize for Basic Immunology, the Lewis S. Rosensteil Prize for Distinugished work in Biomedical Sciences, the Paul Berg and Arthur Kornberg Lifetime Achievement Award in Biomedical Sciences, and the William Silan Lifetime Achievement Award in Mentoring from Harvard Medical School.

Contents

1. Single-Cell Resolution of T Cell Immune Responses Veit R. Buchholz and Michael Flossdorf 2. The Fate Choice Between Effector and Memory T Cell Lineages: Asymmetry, Signal Integration, and Feedback to Create Bistability Ronald A. Backer, Pleun Hombrink, Christina Helbig and Derk Amsen 3. Caveolin-1: The Unnoticed Player in TCR and BCR Signaling Gina J. Fiala and Susana Minguet 4. The Unusual Genetics and Biochemistry of Bovine Immunoglobulins Robyn L. Stanfield, Jeremy Haakenson, Thaddeus C. Deiss, Michael F. Criscitiello, Ian A. Wilson and Vaughn V. Smider

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780128151891
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 172
  • ID: 9780128151891
  • weight: 430
  • ISBN10: 0128151897

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