2006

Neural and Neuroendocrine Mechanisms in Host Defense and Autoimmunity

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ISBN: 978-0-387-31411-2 (Print) 978-0-387-48334-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-4

      Introduction

  3. Neural and Neuroendocrine Mechanisms in Host Defense: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-25

      Stress-induced Changes in Immune Cell Distribution and Trafficking: Implications for Immunoprotection versus Immunopathology

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      Pages 26-56

      Stress-induced Sympathetic Nervous System Activation Contributes to Both Suppressed Acquired Immunity and Potentiated Innate Immunity: The Role of Splenic NE Depletion and Extracellular Hsp72

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      Pages 57-80

      Anthrax Lethal Factor Represses Glucocorticoid and Progesterone Receptor Activity

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      Pages 81-100

      Adrenergic Regulation of Adaptive Immunity

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      Pages 101-121

      Gender Dimorphism and the Use of Sex Steroid/Receptor Antagonist After Trauma

  4. Neural and Neuroendocrine Mechanisms in Host Defense: Physiological Effects of Stress on Host Susceptibility to Infection and Autoimmunity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-149

      The Impact of Psychological Stress on the Immune Response to and Pathogenesis of Herpes Simplex Virus Infection

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      Pages 150-175

      Influenza Viral Infection: Stress-induced Modulation of Innate Resistance and Adaptive Immunity

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      Pages 176-189

      Autonomic Nervous System Influences on HIV Pathogenesis

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      Pages 190-215

      The Effects of Restraint Stress on the Neuropathogenesis of Theiler’s Virus-induced Demyelination: A Murine Model for Multiple Sclerosis

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      Pages 216-240

      Social Stress Alters the Severity of an Animal Model of Multiple Sclerosis

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      Pages 241-254

      Early Postnatal Nongenetic Factors Modulate Disease Susceptibility in Adulthood: Examples from Disease Models of Multiple Sclerosis, Periodontitis, and Asthma

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      Pages 255-274

      The Relationship Between Stressful Life Events and Inflammation Among Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 275-280