Susceptibility to infectious diseases : the importance of host genetics [E-Book] / edited by Richard Bellamy.
Bellamy, Richard, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004
1 online resource (xvi, 398 pages)
englisch
9780521815253
9780521129596
9780511546235
Advances in molecular and cellular microbiology ; 4
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Introduction /
  • Richard Bellamy
  • 2.
  • Application of genetic epidemiology to dissecting host susceptibility/resistance to infection illustrated with the study of common mycobacterial infections /
  • Alexandre Alcais and Laurent Abel
  • 3.
  • The diverse genetic basis of immunodeficiencies /
  • Mauno Vihinen
  • 4.
  • Genetic diversity in the major histocompatibility complex and the immune response to infectious diseases /
  • Leland J. Yee and Mark R. Thursz
  • 5.
  • The cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator /
  • Alan W. Cuthbert
  • 6.
  • The influence of inherited traits on malaria infection /
  • David J. Roberts, Tyler Harris and Thomas Williams.