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Strategies for Immunointerventions in Dermatology

  • Günter Burg
  • Reinhard G. Dummer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Basic Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages XV-XV
    2. T. Bieber, A. Wollenberg
      Pages 21-28
  3. Immunosuppressive and Antiinflammatory Compounds

    1. Front Matter
      Pages INS1-INS1
    2. T. Wrone-Smith, B. J. Nickoloff
      Pages 29-41
    3. F. O. Nestle
      Pages 43-51
    4. A. Wollenberg, T. Bieber
      Pages 53-57
    5. R. Dummer, G. Hofbauer, G. Burg, R. R. Bartlett
      Pages 71-77
    6. F. M. Foss
      Pages 79-88
    7. T. A. Luger, M. Böhm
      Pages 101-117
    8. M. Girardi, P. Heald
      Pages 119-130
    9. C. A. Akdis
      Pages 131-146
    10. G. Messer, M. Meurer
      Pages 147-159
  4. Immunostimulary Substance and Vaccination Therapies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 160-160
    2. M. Micksche
      Pages 161-168
    3. R. M. Trüeb
      Pages 169-179
    4. K. Moelling, B. Strack, M. Nawrath, J. Heinrich, C. Döhring, S. N. Wagner et al.
      Pages 195-206
    5. P. Stütz, E. Liehl
      Pages 207-216
  5. Clinical Aspects of Immunosuppression and Immunostimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages INS2-INS2
    2. D. Zillikens, L. A. Diaz
      Pages 217-226
    3. R. M. Trüeb
      Pages 227-241
    4. U. Reinhold
      Pages 243-251
    5. B. Zelger
      Pages 263-271
    6. A. H. Enk, J. Knop
      Pages 273-281
    7. P. Schmid-Grendelmeier
      Pages 283-292
    8. G. Burg, R. Dummer, F. Nestle
      Pages 321-335
    9. S. A. Buechner
      Pages 337-345
    10. W. Kempf
      Pages 347-356
    11. A. Hauschild, E. Stockfleth
      Pages 357-364
    12. U. Keilholz, C. Scheibenbogen
      Pages 365-374
    13. K. Zepter, A. Háffner
      Pages 387-398
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 410-418

About this book

Introduction

Recent progress in the fields of pharmacology and immunology has provided us with new possibilities for treating dermatological diseases. This book reviews the most important immunosuppressive and immunostimulatory drugs and gives helpful, practical information on the treatment of various dermatoses, including autoimmundiseases, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, vasculitis, contact dermatitis, pyoderma gangrenosum, infectious diseases, and neoplasms of the skin - in particular, malignant melanoma.

Keywords

Dermatitis cancer contact dermatitis gene therapy immunotherapy infection interferon melanoma necrosis psoriasis skin cancer therapy tumor vaccination vaccine

Editors and affiliations

  • Günter Burg
    • 1
  • Reinhard G. Dummer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyUniversity Hospital ZurichZurichSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-60752-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64539-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-60752-3
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