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Research and Markets: The Autoimmune Diseases. Edition No. 4

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of Elsevier Science and Technology's new book "The Autoimmune Diseases. Edition No. 4" to their offering.

Since publication of the Third Edition in 1998, the understanding of the immune mechanisms underlying autoimmunity and autoimmune disease has significantly deepened and broadened. This Fourth Edition incorporates new material and combines common themes underlying inductive and effector mechanisms and therapies that relate generally to the autoimmune disorders. It discusses the biological basis of disease at genetic, molecular, cellular, and epidemiologic levels.

New to This Edition:

Tissue-specific interventions to arrest or "cure" autoimmune disease

Bone marrow eradication and replacement

Both basic science and clinical medicine is covered

Boxed points to emphasize key features of each chapter

Key Topics Covered:

General And Basic Immunology

Specific Autoimmune Diseases

Rheumatic Diseases

Endocrine/Exocrine Diseases

Hematologic Diseases

Nervous/Musculoskeletal/Skin Diseases



Mackay, Ian R.

Rose, Noel Richard

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Source: Elsevier Science and Technology

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