© 1997

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

About this book


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.


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

  • Book Title Strategies for Immunointerventions in Dermatology
  • Editors Günter Burg
    Reinhard G. Dummer
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-62680-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-64539-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-60752-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 426
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Dermatology
    Internal Medicine
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