Phagocyte-Pathogen Interactions : Macrophages and the Host Response to Infection Hardback
An overview of the current understanding of how phagocytes recognize and respond to potentially pathogenic microbes. Provides a current understanding of the role of the phagocyte in host defense. Details the range of professional phagocyte cell lineages, including macrophages, PMNs, and dendritic cells. Outlines the functions of and challenges to the professional phagocyte. Improves our understanding of the cellular basis of antimicrobial responses. Integrates cell and molecular biology with immunological perspectives. This title is published by the American Society of Microbiology Press and distributed by Taylor and Francis in rest of world territories.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 584 pages
- Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
- Publication Date: 27/07/2009
- Category: Molecular biology
- ISBN: 9781555814014