Volume 104 2014

T Lymphocytes as Tools in Diagnostics and Immunotoxicology

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ISBN: 978-3-0348-0725-8 (Print) 978-3-0348-0726-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-7

    The Use of T Cells in Hazard Characterization of Chemical and Drug Allergens and Integration in Testing Strategies

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    Pages 9-23

    Activation of the TCR Complex by Peptide-MHC and Superantigens

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    Pages 25-39

    Activation of the TCR Complex by Small Chemical Compounds

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    Pages 41-49

    T Cell Responses to Contact Allergens

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    Pages 51-71

    Contact Hypersensitivity: Quantitative Aspects, Susceptibility and Risk Factors

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    Pages 73-88

    Tools and Methods for Identification and Analysis of Rare Antigen-Specific T Lymphocytes

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    Pages 89-100

    Human T Cell Priming Assay: Depletion of Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes in CD25+ Cells Improves the In Vitro Detection of Weak Allergen-Specific T Cells

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    Pages 101-114

    Correlation of Contact Sensitizer Potency with T Cell Frequency and TCR Repertoire Diversity

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    Pages 115-135

    On the Role of Co-inhibitory Molecules in Dendritic Cell: T Helper Cell Coculture Assays Aimed to Detect Chemical-Induced Contact Allergy

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    Pages 137-163

    T Cell Responses to Drugs and Drug Metabolites

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    Pages 165-184

    Hypersensitivity Reactions to Beta-lactams