The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology

Editor(s): Alexander W. Kusnecov, Hymie Anisman

Published Online: 1 NOV 2013 08:37PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781119979517

Online ISBN: 9781118314814

DOI: 10.1002/9781118314814

About this Book

This comprehensive resource details the history, methodology and development of research into psychoneuroimmunology, balancing it with meticulous coverage of both the clinical aspects and practical applications of the subject.

  • A much-needed reference including overviews of key advances in the field
  • Discusses how psychoneuroimmunological research is conceived and executed
  • Includes contributions from a wealth of experts in the field
  • Forward by Robert Ader and Nicholas Cohen, founders of the discipline
  • Authoritative and interdisciplinary in scope - integrating biological and behavioral science

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 2

      Innervation of the Immune System (pages 24–72)

      Denise L. Bellinger, Dwight M. Nance and Dianne Lorton

    3. Chapter 16

      Aging and the Immune System (pages 313–329)

      Ashley M. Fenn, Angela W. Corona and Jonathan P. Godbout

    4. Chapter 22

      Neuroimmune Mechanisms in Autism (pages 425–447)

      Veronica M. Miller, Rachael Racine and Steven S. Zalcman

    5. Chapter 23

      Depression, Inflammation and Tryptophan Metabolism (pages 448–468)

      Robert H. McCusker, Annemieke Kavelaars, Cobi J. Heijnen, Robert Dantzer and Keith W. Kelley

    6. Chapter 24

      An Inflammatory Perspective of Stress and Human Depressive Disorder (pages 469–487)

      Marie-Claude Audet, Shlomit Jacobson-Pick, Robyn J. McQuaid and Hymie Anisman

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