Immunological Tolerance

Methods and Protocols

  • Paul J. Fairchild

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 380)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Cell Types Contributing to Immunological Tolerance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N1-N1
    2. Giorgio Raimondi, Hēeth R. Turnquist, Angus W. Thomson
      Pages 1-24
    3. Elena Shklovskaya, Barbara Fazekas de St. Groth
      Pages 25-46
    4. Paul J. Fairchild, Kathleen F. Nolan, Herman Waldmann
      Pages 59-72
    5. Renée F. de Pooter, Juan Carlos Zúñiga-Pflücker
      Pages 73-81
    6. Silvia Gregori, Rosa Bacchetta, Laura Passerini, Megan K. Levings, Maria Grazia Roncarolo
      Pages 83-105
    7. Michiyuki Kasai, Toshiaki Mizuochi
      Pages 107-123
  3. The Study of Immunological Tolerance In Vitro

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N2-N2
    2. Craig S. Nowell, Alison M. Farley, C. Clare Blackburn
      Pages 125-162
    3. Fabrizio Vianello, Mark C. Poznansky
      Pages 163-170
    4. Graham Anderson, Eric J. Jenkinson
      Pages 185-196
    5. Marie-Lise Dion, Rafick-Pierre Sékaly, Rémi Cheynier
      Pages 197-213
    6. Maria Foti, Paola Ricciardi-Castagnoli, Francesca Granucci
      Pages 215-224
    7. Kathleen F. Nolan, Stephen P. Cobbold, Herman Waldmann
      Pages 225-251
    8. Peter Reichardt, Frank Gunzer, Matthias Gunzer
      Pages 253-269
  4. The Study of Immunological Tolerance In Vivo

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N3-N3
    2. Eli Sercarz, Claudia Raja-Gabaglia
      Pages 271-283

About this book


Immunological Tolerance: Methods and Protocols is a comprehensive guide to the techniques currently used for culturing and characterising the cell types responsible for imposing self-tolerance and the experimental models employed to study their function both in vitro and in vivo.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Paul J. Fairchild
    • 1
  1. 1.Sir William Dunn School of PathologyUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2007
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-652-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-395-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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