The Resource Fundamentals of Inflammation

Fundamentals of Inflammation

Label
Fundamentals of Inflammation
Title
Fundamentals of Inflammation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an introduction to the cell types, chemical mediators, and general mechanisms of the host's first response to invasion
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 571.964
  • 616.0473
Index
index present
LC call number
RB131
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Fundamentals of Inflammation
Publication
Note
5 Mast Cells as Sentinels of Inflammation
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Part I. The Inflammatory Response -- an Overview; 1 Acute and Chronic Inflammation; Introduction; The Acute Inflammatory Response; Regulation of the Acute Inflammatory Response; The Complement Cascade; Intercommunications between Inflammatory Cascades and the Coagulation Cascade; Outcomes of the Acute Inflammatory Response and Disordered Responses; Functional Consequences of the Acute Inflammatory Response; Granulomatosis Inflammation; Chronic Inflammation; Therapeutic Interventions in Inflammation; Acknowledgments
  • Immune RecognitionImmune Effectors; Immune Counter-Regulation; Relationship between Acute versus Chronic Inflammation and Innate versus Adaptive Immunity; Regulation of Adaptive Immunity by the Innate Immune System; Activation of Adaptive Immune responses: T Cells; Activation of adaptive Immune responses: B Cells; Immune Class Specification; Counter-regulation of Adaptive Immune Responses; Regulation of Innate Immunity by the Adaptive Immune System; Regulation of Innate Immune Cell Function; Counter-Regulation of Innate Immune Responses
  • Neutrophil Propagation of Inflammation: Production of Inflammatory MediatorsArachidonic Acid Metabolites; Cytokine Production; References; Suggested Readings; 4B Neutrophils II; Introduction; Neutrophil Differentiation, Maturation, and Other Generalities; Neutrophil Microbicidal Mechanisms; Neutrophil Receptors; The Role of Neutrophils in Acute Inflammation; Neutrophil-Derived Cytokines; Neutrophil Cross Talk With Other Cell Types: Role of Neutrophil-Derived Chemokines; Neutrophil Apoptosis; Neutrophils in Human Diseases; Conclusions; Suggested Readings
  • Suggested readings2 Resolution of Acute Inflammation and Wound Healing; Summary; Inflammation in Health and Disease; What is Inflammatory Resolution?; Soluble Mediators of Inflammation and Resolution; Controlling Onset; Onset to Resolution; Resolving Inflammation; Getting Rid of Leukocytes; Macrophages and Resolution -- Cellular Players and Homeostasis; Resolution of Adaptive Immune Responses; Wound Healing; Conclusion; Glossary of Terms; References; Suggested Readings; 3 Links between Innate and Adaptive Immunity; The innate and adaptive immune systems: definitions, context, and contrasts
  • Tissue-Specific Immunity: Organ-Specific Regulation of Immune ResponsesSuggested Readings; Part II. Individual Cell Types; 4A Neutrophils I; Introduction; Neutrophil Homeostasis: Myelopoiesis and Destruction; Neutrophil Anatomy: Morphology and Granules; Neutrophil Physiology: Activation and Function; Stimuli and Receptors; Intracellular Signaling and Second Messengers; Second Messengers; Kinases and Kinase Cascades; The Consequences of Neutrophil Activation: Adhesion, Migration, and Bacterial Killing; Neutrophil Adhesion and Migration; Phagocytosis and Bacterial Killing
Control code
ocn761647059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (489 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511727832
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25901540
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761647059
  • pebcs0511725027

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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