Immunology is the teaching of human and animal defense against the microflora of the biosphere, i.e. the teaching of the immune system, its structure and function. The immune system is part of a number of processes that determine the protection of the organism against infections, such as viruses, bacteria and fungi, as well as some cancers.
It is involved in all forms of inflammation, including the many forms that are not triggered by microorganisms, but, for example, of physical trauma.Read more
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Welcome to the Web Site for Kuby Immunology 4e by Richard A. Goldsby, Thomas J. Kindt and Barbara A. Osborne. This Web site is designed to help students review key concepts from the textbook through interactive exercises and learning tools. Resources are organized by chapter of the textbook and by content type. To access resources, please select a Chapter or Category below.Read more
This introductory text provides a student-friendly review of essential immunity and immunopathology topics. Key concepts are introduced in an incremental fashion to provide a thorough overview of the field. Closely tailored to the undergraduate immunology curriculum, Part 1 outlines basic immunology, while Part 2 covers more disease-related and clinical aspects.Read more
Boasting a worldwide reputation as the leading text in allergy and immunology, Middleton's Allergy continues its steadfast tradition of providing comprehensive coverage of state-of-the-art basic science, as well as authoritative guidance on the clinical concepts of day-to-day diagnosis and management of allergic disorders.Read more
E-bogen går dybden med pollenallergi og høfeber. Følger du bogens råd, er du og din familie på vej til færre allergisymptomer, og I mindsker samtidig jeres risiko for at få astma. Det handler om at forebygge - og at gøre det rigtigt. Både når vi snakker om at undgå pollenkontakt og at tage sin høfebermedicin på den rigtige måde og på det rigtige tidspunkt.Read more
Practical Immunology is a basic text aimed at immunology students and researchers at all levels who need a comprehensive overview of the methodology of immunology. The rapid and startling innovations in immunology over the past two decades have their root in sound experimental practice and it has always been the aim of this book to educate researchers in the design and performance of complex techniques.Read more
Written by leading experts in the field, Quantitative Skin Testing for Allergy: IDT and MQT provides an invaluable guide to using quantitative skin testing methods in a modern allergy practice. The book reviews the well-established methodologies of intradermal dilutional testing (IDT) and prick testing and then goes on to describe the indications and techniques for blending these approaches.Read more
Bringing you fully up-to-date with the latest knowledge and concepts about the workings of the immune system, the hallmark easy-reading style of Roitt's Essential Immunology clearly explains the key principles needed by medical and health sciences students, from the basis of immunity to clinical applications.Read more