2008

Central Nervous System Diseases and Inflammation

ISBN: 978-0-387-73893-2 (Print) 978-0-387-73894-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-12

    Microglia: A CNS-Specific Tissue Macrophage

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    Pages 13-32

    Mechanisms of Microglial Activation by Amyloid Precursor Protein and its Proteolytic Fragments

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    Pages 33-43

    Pericytes

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    Pages 45-57

    Imaging Microglia in the Central Nervous System: Past, Present and Future

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    Pages 59-106

    Cytokines in CNS Inflammation and Disease

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    Pages 107-129

    Arachidonic Acid Metabolites: Function in Neurotoxicity and Inflammation in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 131-152

    Pattern Recognition Receptors in CNS Disease

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    Pages 153-174

    Central Nervous System Diseases and Inflammation

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    Pages 175-201

    Chemokines and Autoimmune Demyelination

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    Pages 203-219

    Chemokine Actions in the CNS: Insights from Transgenic Mice

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    Pages 221-233

    Chemokines and Spinal Cord Injury

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    Pages 235-261

    The Usual Suspects: Chemokines and Microbial Infection of the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 263-275

    CNS Dendritic Cells in Inflammation and Disease

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    Pages 277-306

    MHC Class I Expression and CD8 T Cell Function: Towards the Cell Biology of T-APC Interactions in the Infected Brain

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 307-313