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Memory T Cells

  • Maurizio Zanetti
  • Stephen P. Schoenberger

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 684)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Toshinori Nakayama, Motoko Y. Kimura
    Pages 1-10
  3. Ivana Munitic, César Evaristo, Hsueh Cheng Sung, Benedita Rocha
    Pages 11-27
  4. Onur Boyman, Jae-Ho Cho, Jonathan Sprent
    Pages 28-41
  5. Amanda L. Marzo, Ryan T. Sowell, Bernadette Scott
    Pages 69-78
  6. Vandana Kalia, Surojit Sarkar, Rafi Ahmed
    Pages 79-95
  7. Joshua M. Walker, Mark K. Slifka
    Pages 96-107
  8. Maurizio Zanetti, Paola Castiglioni, Elizabeth Ingulli
    Pages 108-125
  9. Monica Vaccari, Genoveffa Franchini
    Pages 126-144
  10. Sara Colpitts, Phillip Scott
    Pages 145-154
  11. Stefanie L. Slezak, Andrea Worschech, Ena Wang, David F Stroncek, Francesco M. Marincola
    Pages 178-188
  12. Sian M. Henson, Arne N. Akbar
    Pages 189-197
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 199-203

About this book

Introduction

Immunological memory has fascinated microbiologists and immunologists for decades as one of the new frontiers to conquer to better understand the response to pathogens, cancer and vaccination. Over the past decade, attention has turned to the intrinsic properties of the memory T cells themselves, as it has become clear that the eradication of both infected cells and tumors requires T cells. This book is an attempt to capture the wave of discoveries associated with these recent studies. Its chapters represent a wide collection of topics related to memory T cells by laboratories that have invested their skills and knowledge to understand the biology and the principles upon which memory T cells are generated, maintained and expanded upon re-encounter with antigen. Ultimately, these studies are all aimed at a better understanding of the function of memory T cells in protection against disease.

Keywords

Antigen Cell Memory Schoenberger Zanetti cells infections regulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Maurizio Zanetti
    • 1
  • Stephen P. Schoenberger
    • 2
  1. 1.The Laboratory of Immunology, Department of Medicine and Moores Cancer CenterUniversity of California, San DiegoLa JollaUSA
  2. 2.Laboratory of Cellular ImmunologyLa Jolla Institute for Allergy and ImmunologyLa JollaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6451-9
  • Copyright Information Landes Bioscience and Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-6450-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-6451-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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