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Author Evered, David
Title Biochemisty of Macrophages
Imprint Somerset : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2008
©1985
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (268 pages)
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Series Novartis Foundation Symposia Ser. ; v.118
Novartis Foundation Symposia Ser
Note Intro -- Biochemistry of macrophages -- Contents -- The first line of defence: chairman's introduction -- Specificity of action of colony-stimulating factors in the differentiation of granulocytes and macrophages -- Discussion -- Action of the colony-stimulating factor, CSF-1 -- Discussion -- Actin filament architecture and movements in macrophage cytoplasm -- Discussion -- Localization and function of tissue macrophages -- Discussion -- Macrophage antigens and the effect of a macrophage activating factor, interferon-g -- Discussion -- General discussion I -- Heterogeneity of human and murine Fcg receptors -- Discussion -- The importance of the Mac-1, LFA-1 glycoprotein family in monocyte and granulocyte adherence, chemotaxis, and migration into inflammatory sites: insights from an experiment of nature -- Discussion -- Interaction and regulation of macrophage receptors -- Discussion -- General discussion 2 Chemotaxis -- Regulation of complement protein biosynthesis in mononuclear phagocytes -- Discussion -- The cell and molecular biology of apolipo- protein E synthesis by macrophages -- Discussion -- Respiratory response of phagocytes: terminal NADPH oxidase and the mechanisms of its activation -- Discussion -- Bacterial lipopolysaccharides modify signal transduction in the arachidonic acid cascade in macrophages -- Discussion -- Secretion of toxic oxygen products by macrophages: regulatory cytokines and their effects on the oxidase -- Discussion -- Final general discussion -- Effects of free radicals -- Effects of interferon-g on macrophages -- Chairman's closing remarks -- Index of contributors -- Subject index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Evered, David Biochemisty of Macrophages Somerset : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2008 9780470664469
Subject Macrophages -- Congresses.;Immunology -- Congresses.;Biochemistry -- Congresses
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Alt Author Nugent, J. Kevin
O'Connor, Maeve
O'Connor, Maeve
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