Immunotoxicology and immunopharmacology by Robert V. House, Robert Luebke, Ian Kimber

By Robert V. House, Robert Luebke, Ian Kimber

Carrying on with the culture set by way of the 1st and moment variations, each one a bestseller in its personal correct, the 3rd version of Immunotoxicology and Immunopharmacology presents reports of environmental brokers, up to date to mirror the most recent info on how those brokers impression immune procedure functionality and overall healthiness. For the 1st time within the book's historical past, a complete part covers the phylogeny and ontogeny of the immune process, spanning degrees of organic complexity from earthworms to marine mammals.

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V. , Multidimensional immunomodulation, J. , 1, 123, 2004. indd 19 10/24/2006 3:16:48 PM 20 93. 94. 95. 96. 97. 98. 99. 100. 101. 102. 103. 104. 105. 106. 107. J. , Heat shock proteins as endogenous adjuvants in sterile and septic inflammation, J. , 175, 2777, 2005. L. , Natural endogenous adjuvants, Springer Semin. , 26, 231, 2005. N. , Activation of autoimmunity following use of immunostimulatory herbal supplements, Arch. , 140, 723, 2004. Delorme, D. , Dietary consumption of Echinacea by mice afflicted with autoimmune (type I) diabetes: effect of consuming the herb on hemopoietic and immune cell dynamics, Autoimmunity, 38, 453, 2005.

21 22 22 23 24 25 26 Unintended Immunosuppression . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Conclusions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 INTRODUCTION Regulatory approaches to immunotoxicology have evolved along with the science and therefore in most cases have been promulgated relatively recently. However, the origins of some regulatory test methods, such as those to identify potential for test article to produce allergic contact dermatitis, evolved with the science of immunology itself.

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