Volume 53 2010

Endotoxins: Structure, Function and Recognition

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9077-5 (Print) 978-90-481-9078-2 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Part I Structure and Properties of Endotoxins

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      Endotoxins: Lipopolysaccharides of Gram-Negative Bacteria

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      Pages 27-51

      Purification and Characterization of Lipopolysaccharides

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      Pages 53-67

      Endotoxins: Relationship Between Structure, Function, and Activity

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      Pages 69-99

      The Diversity of the Core Oligosaccharide in Lipopolysaccharides

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      Pages 101-122

      Salmonella-Regulated Lipopolysaccharide Modifications

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      Pages 123-152

      The Variation of O Antigens in Gram-Negative Bacteria

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      Pages 153-171

      Regulators of TLR4 Signaling by Endotoxins

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      Pages 173-184

      Membrane Partitioning: Is Location Everything When It Comes to Endotoxin Recognition?

  3. Infection, Treatment and Immunity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Pages 187-208

      Endotoxin Detection – from Limulus Amebocyte Lysate to Recombinant Factor C

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      Pages 209-240

      The Role of Endotoxin in Infection: Helicobacter pylori and Campylobacter jejuni

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      Pages 241-253

      The Role of Pseudomonas Lipopolysaccharide in Cystic Fibrosis Airway Infection

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      Pages 255-283

      Development of Small-Molecule Endotoxin Sequestering Agents

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      Pages 285-302

      Development of an Anti-Endotoxin Vaccine for Sepsis

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      Pages 303-321

      Synthetic and Natural TLR4 Agonists as Safe and Effective Vaccine Adjuvants

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      Pages 323-338

      Targeting Endotoxin in the Treatment of Sepsis

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      Pages 339-386

      Lipopolysaccharides in Rhizobium-Legume Symbioses

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      Pages 387-403

      Lipopolysaccharides and Plant Innate Immunity

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 405-415