Naturally Occurring Antibodies (NAbs)

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-3460-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-3461-0 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. NAbs in Tissue Repair and Tissue Homeostasis

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 2-13

      Naturally Occurring IgM Antibodies to Oxidation-Specific Epitopes

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      Pages 14-26

      Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies to Apoptotic Cells

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      Pages 27-43

      Naturally Occurring Antibodies Directed Against Carbohydrate Tumor Antigens

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      Pages 44-55

      Naturally Occurring Antibodies as Therapeutics for Neurologic Disease

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      Pages 56-75

      Nature and Nurture of Catalytic Antibodies

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      Pages 76-90

      Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies in Mediating Clearance of Senescent Red Blood Cells

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      Pages 91-99

      Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies Against β-Amyloid

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      Pages 100-113

      Multi-Faceted Role of Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies in Fighting Pathogens

  3. NAbs Modulating and Regulating Cells of the Immune System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 116-132

      Immunoregulation by Naturally Occurring and Disease-Associated Autoantibodies

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      Pages 133-144

      Modulation of Dendritic Cells and Regulatory T Cells by Naturally Occurring Antibodies

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      Pages 145-156

      Control of B Cells Expressing Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies

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      Pages 157-172

      Granulocyte Death Regulation by Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies

  4. NAbs Can Induce Diseases When Compartment Borders Break or Proteases Degrade IgG

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 174-185

      Naturally Occurring Autoantibodies Mediate Ischemia/Reperfusion-Induced Tissue Injury

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      Pages 186-196

      How Immune Complexes from Certain IgG NAbs and Any F(ab′)2 Can Mediate Excessive Complement Activation

  5. Unique Properties of NAbs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Pages 198-212

      The Natural Autoantibody Repertoire in Newborns and Adults

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      Pages 213-226

      Antibody Polyspecificity

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      Pages 227-238

      Positive and Negative Selection of Natural Autoreactive B Cells

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      Pages 239-261

      Naturally Occurring Antibodies/Autoantibodies in Polyclonal Immunoglobulin Concentrates

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 263-267