2013

Immunosenescence

Psychosocial and Behavioral Determinants

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-4775-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-4776-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-1

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    Pages 1-15

    Introduction to Ageing of the Innate Immune System

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    Pages 17-33

    Introduction to Ageing of the Adaptive Immune System

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    Pages 35-46

    The Chronic Stress of Caregiving Accelerates the Natural Aging of the Immune System

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    Pages 47-62

    Stress and Ageing: Effects on Neutrophil Function

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    Pages 63-79

    Stress, Aging, andWound Healing

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    Pages 81-100

    Psychoneuromicrobiology: Cytomegalovirus Infection as a Putative Link Between Stress, Aging, and Immunity

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    Pages 101-124

    Psychosocial Factors and Telomere Length in Peripheral Blood

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    Pages 125-144

    Stress-related Behavioural Responses, Immunity and Ageing in Animal Models

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    Pages 145-157

    Socio-economic Status and Immunosenescence

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    Pages 159-178

    Exercise and Immunosenescence

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    Pages 179-199

    Obesity and Immunosenescence: Psychological, Behavioral and Biochemical Pathways

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    Pages 201-219

    Sleep and Immunity in Older Age

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    Pages 221-239

    The Role of Stress and Adrenal Hormones in Immunosenescence

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 219-219