Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology

Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children

Editors: Pollard, Andrew J., McCracken Jr., George H., Finn, Adam (Eds.)

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Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children brings together leading experts in the field to provide a current and authoritative view concerning the hottest topics of concern to clinicians caring for children with infections and research scientists working in the areas of infectious disease, immunology, microbiology and public health.
The book is based on a collection of manuscripts from a faculty of authors of international standing who contributed to a course in Paediatric Infection and Immunity in Oxford, UK in June 2003.

Table of contents (31 chapters)

  • Of Vaccination and Infectious Diseases in 2003

    Plotkin, Stanley A.

    Pages 1-4

  • New Antibiotics and Bacterial Resistance

    Kaplan, Sheldon L.

    Pages 5-8

  • New Antivirals and Antiviral Resistance

    Prober, Charles G.

    Pages 9-12

  • Mucosal Immunity to Infections and its Importance in Future Vaccinology

    Lajeunesse, Michel (et al.)

    Pages 13-22

  • Dynamics of Bacterial Carriage and Disease: Lessons from the Meningococcus

    Maiden, Martin C. J.

    Pages 23-29

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children
Editors
  • Andrew J. Pollard
  • George H. McCracken Jr.
  • Adam Finn
Series Title
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
Series Volume
549
Copyright
2004
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4419-8993-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4419-8993-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-306-48344-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4613-4751-4
Series ISSN
0065-2598
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIX, 256
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