Current Topics in Innate Immunity II

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-0105-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-0106-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-20

    Pentraxins in Humoral Innate Immunity

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    Pages 21-36

    Galectins as Pattern Recognition Receptors: Structure, Function, and Evolution

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    Pages 37-54

    The Role of Innate Immunity in Trafficking of Hematopoietic Stem Cells—An Emerging Link Between Activation of Complement Cascade and Chemotactic Gradients of Bioactive Sphingolipids

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    Pages 55-68

    Interaction of the Microbiome with the Innate Immune Response in Chronic Wounds

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    Pages 69-85

    Pathogenic Microbes and Community Service Through Manipulation of Innate Immunity

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    Pages 87-112

    A Conserved Host and Pathogen Recognition Site on Immunoglobulins: Structural and Functional Aspects

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    Pages 113-133

    Advances in Understanding the Structure, Function, and Mechanism of the SCIN and Efb Families of Staphylococcal Immune Evasion Proteins

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    Pages 135-146

    Granzyme B: A New Crossroad of Complement and Apoptosis

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    Pages 147-159

    Role of C3, C5 and Anaphylatoxin Receptors in Acute Lung Injury and in Sepsis

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    Pages 161-183

    Complement Involvement in Neovascular Ocular Diseases

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    Pages 185-205

    Platelets, Complement, and Contact Activation: Partners in Inflammation and Thrombosis

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    Pages 207-221

    Nuclear Factor-κB in Immunity and Inflammation: The Treg and Th17 Connection

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    Pages 223-235

    Function of Act1 in IL-17 Family Signaling and Autoimmunity

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    Pages 237-251

    Differential Effect of Inhibiting MD-2 and CD14 on LPS- Versus Whole E. coli Bacteria-Induced Cytokine Responses in Human Blood

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    Pages 253-275

    Zebrafish: Model for the Study of Inflammation and the Innate Immune Response to Infectious Diseases

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    Pages 277-293

    Monocyte-derived Inflammatory Dendritic Cells in the Granuloma During Mycobacterial Infection

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    Pages 295-308

    NK/DC Crosstalk in Anti-viral Response

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    Pages 309-333

    Innate-Adaptive Crosstalk: How Dendritic Cells Shape Immune Responses in the CNS

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    Pages 335-351

    Nutritional Immunity: Homology Modeling of Nramp Metal Import

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 353-354