Immunopharmacology and Inflammation

  • Carlo Riccardi
  • Francesca Levi-Schaffer
  • Ekaterini Tiligada

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. The Molecular Mechanisms of Inflammation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Izabela Galvão, Michelle A. Sugimoto, Juliana P. Vago, Marina G. Machado, Lirlândia P. Sousa
      Pages 3-32
    3. Daiane Boff, Caio Tavares Fagundes, Remo Castro Russo, Flavio Almeida Amaral
      Pages 33-56
    4. Cameron H. Flayer, Sarah S. Killingbeck, Erik Larson, Zoulfia Allakhverdi, Angela Haczku
      Pages 57-84
    5. Anette T. Hansen Selnø, Vadim V. Sumbayev, Ulrike Raap, Bernhard F. Gibbs
      Pages 85-106
  3. Resolution of Inflammation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. William Antonio Gonçalves, Alesandra Côrte Reis Melão, Mauro Martins Teixeira, Barbara Maximino Rezende, Vanessa Pinho
      Pages 133-175
  4. Immunopharmacology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Andrea Cignarella, Chiara Bolego
      Pages 179-190
    3. Lindsey C. Felix, Sarah Almas, Paige Lacy
      Pages 191-210
    4. Gianluca Grassia, Neil MacRitchie, Pasquale Maffia
      Pages 211-224
    5. Martina Molgora, Domenico Supino, Cecilia Garlanda
      Pages 225-246
  5. Classical Drugs to Treat Inflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. Diana Cruz-Topete, John A. Cidlowski
      Pages 249-266
    3. Simona Ronchetti, Carlo Riccardi
      Pages 267-281
    4. Astrid Luypaert, Wim Vanden Berghe, Jan Tavernier, Claude Libert, Karolien De Bosscher
      Pages 283-305
  6. Innovative Drugs to Treat Inflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 307-307
    2. Ekaterini Tiligada, Kyriaki Gerasimidou, Francesca Levi-Schaffer
      Pages 309-321
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 323-331

About this book


A comprehensive overview of the current research on inflammation and immunopharmacology, with particular attention to the use of anti-inflammatory drugs, this book discusses future trends in this area of pharmacological research. It addresses an audience with basic knowledge in the inflammatory process, immune system, and pharmacology. Immunopharmacology and Inflammation meets the needs of graduate students, junior and senior researchers and is useful as a source of the most current information for those already working in these fields. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Carlo Riccardi
    • 1
  • Francesca Levi-Schaffer
    • 2
  • Ekaterini Tiligada
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Section of PharmacologyUniversity of PerugiaPerugiaItaly
  2. 2.Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Unit, Institute for Drug Research, School of Pharmacy, Faculty of MedicineThe Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael
  3. 3.Department of PharmacologyMedical School, National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

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