Regulatory T Cells in Inflammation

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-7088-6 (Print) 978-3-7643-7301-6 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Origin, function and distribution of regulatory T cells

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      Pages 3-17

      History of CD25+CD4+ regulatory T cells

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      Pages 19-38

      “Natural” and “induced” regulatory T cells — purpose and problems associated with an emerging distinction

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      Pages 39-61

      The role of interleukin-10 in regulatory-T-cell suppression: reconciling the discrepancies

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      Pages 63-75

      Activation and distribution of regulatory T cells in naïve and antigen-stimulated immune systems

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      Pages 77-91

      Regulatory T cells and the innate immune system

  2. The potential use of regulatory T cells in immunotherapy

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      Pages 95-109

      Exploiting the potential of regulatory T cells in the control of type 1 diabetes

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      Pages 111-132

      Regulatory T cells in type 1 autoimmune diabetes

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      Pages 133-151

      The potential for targeting CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells in the treatment of multiple sclerosis in humans

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      Pages 153-172

      Immunotherapy of rheumatoid arthritis using CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells

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      Pages 173-203

      Potential for manipulation of regulatory T cells in treatment or prevention of allergic disease

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      Pages 205-219

      The role of regulatory T cells in cutaneous disorders

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      Pages 221-236

      The potential role of CD25+CD4+ regulatory T cells in the induction and maintenance of transplantation tolerance in humans