- Author : Nava Dayan
- Release Date : 23 August 2011
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Genre : Medical
- Pages : 368 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780470437773
Download or read book entitled Innate Immune System of Skin and Oral Mucosa by author: Nava Dayan which was release on 23 August 2011 and published by John Wiley & Sons with total page 368 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. An in-depth look at cutting-edge research on the body's innate immune system Innate immunity is the body's first line of protection against potential microbial, viral, and environmental attacks, and the skin and oral mucosa are two of the most powerful barriers that which we rely on to stay well. The definitive book on the subject, Innate Immune System of Skin and Oral Mucosa: Properties and Impact in Pharmaceutics, Cosmetics, and Personal Care Products provides a comprehensive overview of these systems, including coverage of antimicrobial peptides and lipids and microbial challenges and stressors that can influence innate immunity. Designed to help experts and newcomers alike in fields like dermatology, oral pathology, cosmetics, personal care, and pharmaceuticals, the book is filled with suggestions to assist research and development. Looking at the many challenges facing the innate immune system, including the impact of topically applied skin products and medications, Innate Immune System of Skin and Oral Mucosa paves the way for next generation treatment avenues, preventative approaches, and drug development.