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History

Immunology

Introduction

  1. Anne Marie Moulin MD PhD Directeur de Recherche

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0083

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Moulin, A. M. 2010. History. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. Centre of Infections, Specialist and Reference Microbiology Division, Health Protection Agency, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Immunology with an Emphasis on Infectious Diseases: A Retrospective
  • 2
    The ‘Return’ of Infectious Diseases
  • 3
    The New Age of Infection and Immunity
  • 4
    The Molecularization of Immunology
  • 5
    An Empirical View of the Immune System
  • 6
    In Search of a Mechanism Unifying Immunology
  • 7
    The Molecularization of Vaccinology
  • 8
    The Immune System as a Subsystem or a Part of the Whole
  • 9
    Immunology of Infection: A Post-Modern Perspective

Keywords:

  • natural killer (NK) cells;
  • specificity of NK cells-balance between activating and inhibitory receptors;
  • NK cells in infections and NK cells in cancer;
  • microbiology oriented NK cell research;
  • NK cell identification and isolation and cell surface markers;
  • NK cell function in vitro and in vivo;
  • activating receptors in LY49 family;
  • MCMV and HCMV-well-studied infections with respect to NK cells