Suppression and Regulation of Immune Responses

Methods and Protocols

  • Maria Cristina Cuturi
  • Ignacio Anegon

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 677)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Regulatory Cells

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Petra Hoffmann, Ruediger Eder, Matthias Edinger
      Pages 15-30
    3. Silvia Gregori, Maria Grazia Roncarolo, Rosa Bacchetta
      Pages 31-46
    4. Fridrik Karlsson, Sherry A. Robinson-Jackson, Laura Gray, Songlin Zhang, Matthew B. Grisham
      Pages 47-61
    5. Séverine Ménoret, Carole Guillonneau, Séverine Bezié, Lise Caron, Ignacio Anegon, Xian-Liang Li
      Pages 63-83
    6. Edward Y. Kim, Stephen C. Juvet, Li Zhang
      Pages 85-98
    7. Takashi Matsushita, Thomas F. Tedder
      Pages 99-111
    8. Tomohiro Fukaya, Hideaki Takagi, Honami Taya, Katsuaki Sato
      Pages 113-126
    9. Eric Gehrie, William Van der Touw, Jonathan S. Bromberg, Jordi C. Ochando
      Pages 127-147
    10. Mercedes Segovia, Maria Cristina Cuturi, Marcelo Hill
      Pages 161-168
    11. James A. Hutchinson, Paloma Riquelme, Edward K. Geissler, Fred Fändrich
      Pages 181-192
    12. Julien Diana, Lucie Beaudoin, Anne-Sophie Gautron, Agnès Lehuen
      Pages 193-206
    13. Janet Kalesnikoff, Stephen J. Galli
      Pages 207-220
    14. Joy Jiao, Jack M. Milwid, Martin L. Yarmush, Biju Parekkadan
      Pages 221-231
  3. Regulatory Molecules

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-245

About this book

Introduction

Over the past several years, a high diversity of regulatory cells and suppressive molecules has taken centre stage in the field of immunoregulation. In Suppression and Regulation of Immune Responses: Methods and Protocols, expert researchers highlight recent advances in the identification, characterization, and generation of regulatory cells not only of the T cell lineage but also of other origins such as B, NK, myeloid, and dendritic cells, as well as the role of several suppressive molecules in immunoregulation. Particular emphasis is placed on the characterization of the molecular mechanisms and the therapeutic applications of regulatory cells and molecules in human diseases. Written as a volume in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology™ series, this work provides the kind of detailed description and implementation advice that is crucial for getting optimal results. Comprehensive and cutting-edge, Suppression and Regulation of Immune Responses: Methods and Protocols serves as a key reference for scientists seeking a way toward greater control over the enormous power of the complex and vital immune system.

Keywords

Immunoregulation Molecular mechanisms Physiopathological situations Regulatory cells Suppressive molecules T-cells Therapeutic applications

Editors and affiliations

  • Maria Cristina Cuturi
    • 1
  • Ignacio Anegon
    • 2
  1. 1.CHUHotel DieuINSERM UMR 643NantesFrance
  2. 2.CHU Hotel DieuINSERM UMR 643NantesFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-60761-869-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60761-868-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60761-869-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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