Infection and Autoimmunity
  • Release Date : 27 January 2015
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 1040 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780444632722
Ratings: 4
From 235 Voters
Get This Book

Download or read book entitled Infection and Autoimmunity by author: Yehuda Shoenfeld which was release on 27 January 2015 and published by Elsevier with total page 1040 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Autoimmune diseases are conditions where the immune system attacks the body organs instead of foreign invaders. This book deals with the various mechanisms by which infectious agents can trigger autoimmunity such as molecular mimicry and polyclonal activation. An overview is given with regard to bacteria, viruses, and parasites associated with autoimmunity, and a summary is given on classical autoimmune diseases and the infecting agents that can induce them. Includes completely updated and new chapters Brings the reader up to date and allows easy access to individual topics in one place Identifies infectious agents as pathogenic or protective in many autoimmune diseases

Autoantibodies

Autoantibodies

Author : Yehuda Shoenfeld,Pier Luigi Meroni,M. Eric Gershwin
Publisher : Newnes
Genre : Medical
Get Book