The acute inflammatory response is the body's first system of alarm signals that are directed toward containment and elimination of microbial invaders. Uncontrolled inflammation has emerged as a pathophysiologic basis for many widely occurring diseases in the general population. This book provides an introduction to the cell types, chemical mediators, and general mechanisms of the host's first response to invasion.... Medical School Boston, Massachusetts Andrew P. Lieberman Department of Pathology University of Michigan Medical School Ann ... and Cellular Pathology Graduate Program Assistant Dean for Research Faculty Ann Arbor, Michigan Aksam Merched Departments of ... System New York, New York C. Pitzalis William Harvey Research Institute Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistryanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fundamentals of Inflammation|
|Author||:||Charles N. Serhan, Peter A. Ward, Derek W. Gilroy|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2010-04-26|