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The Role of Immune Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Disease

Editors: Schultheiss, Heinz-Peter, Schwimmbeck, Peter (Eds.)

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This book offers a unique description of different immunological aspects of myocardial disease. With contributions from numerous leading experts, the volume reflects state-of-the art knowledge in the field. The topics covered include classical aspects of inflammation in myocardial disease such as myocarditis and transplant rejection as well as arteriosclerosis. The latest therapeutic approaches to treatment are presented, making the book appeal to both scientists and clinical cardiologists.

Table of contents (27 chapters)

Table of contents (27 chapters)
  • Mechanisms and Genetics of Autoimmunity

    Pages 3-16

    Theofilopoulos, A. N.

  • Molecular Pathogenesis of Myocarditis and Cardiomyopathy: Analysis of Virus-Receptor Interactions and Tyrosine Phosphorylation Events

    Pages 17-26

    Selinka, H.-C. (et al.)

  • Coxsackievirus Genetics and the Cardiovirulent Viral Phenotype

    Pages 27-34

    Chapman, N. (et al.)

  • Lessons from Animal Models of Viral Myocarditis

    Pages 35-43

    Huber, S. A. (et al.)

  • The Role of Cytokines in the Pathogenesis of Myocarditis

    Pages 44-56

    Liu, P.

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-60463-8
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $139.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-540-61358-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Role of Immune Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Disease
Editors
  • Heinz-Peter Schultheiss
  • Peter Schwimmbeck
Copyright
1997
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-60463-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-60463-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-61358-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 319
Number of Illustrations
40 b/w illustrations
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