The Leucocyte Antigen Factsbook

Author: A. Neil Barclay
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080535432
Release Date: 1997-06-22
Genre: Medical

A volume in the popular FactsBook Series, the First Edition of The Leucocyte Antigen FactsBook was hugely successful. The new Second Edition has been completely revised, updated, and expanded by 65% to include new findings and up-to-date key references. The introductory chapters have also been updated, especially in terms of nomenclature, the role of the World Wide Web, and new structural data. The Leucocyte Antigen FactsBook, Second Edition contains more than 200 entries, with approximately 70 new entries, on all the molecules specifically expressed in the surface of cells of the haematopoietic system, including all characterized CD antigens, antigen receptors, MHC antigens, adhesion molecules, and cytokine receptors. This FactsBook will be of enormous value to immunologists, cell biologists, biochemists, and endocrinologists. Key Features * Completely up-to-date * Revised and expanded to include over 70 new entries * More than 200 entries in total, plus additional introductory material * New structural data * New nomenclature for CD and related molecules covered

The Blood Group Antigen Factsbook

Author: Marion E. Reid
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 9780124158498
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Medical

The Blood Group Antigen FactsBook has been an essential resource in the hematology, transfusion and immunogenetics fields since its first publication in the late 1990's.The third edition of The Blood Group Antigen FactsBook has been completely revised, updated and expanded to cover all 32 blood group systems. It blends scientific background and clinical applications and provides busy researchers and clinicians with at-a-glance information on over 330 blood group antigens, including history and information on terminology, expression, chromosomal assignment, carrier molecular description, functions, molecular bases of antigens and phenotypes, effect of enzymes/chemicals, clinical significance, disease associations and key references. Over 330 entries on blood group antigens in individual factsheets Logical and concise catalogue structure for each antigen Written by 3 international experts from the field of Immunohematology and transfusion medicine

The Adhesion Molecule FactsBook

Author:
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0080525970
Release Date: 2000-08-24
Genre: Science

This updated and expanded Second Edition of The Adhesion Molecule FactsBook has nearly double the number of entries of the First Edition, and provides a compendium of the major cell surface adhesion molecules. The introductory chapters detail the organization of the data in the entries section, provide a background to the main adhesion molecule families, and inform the reader how to access information on adhesion molecules on the Internet. The entries have been designed to allow the reader to quickly establish the main structure and functional features of each molecule and where to find information. alternative nomenclature tissue distribution and regulation of expression ligands gene organization and chromosomal location protein structure and molecular weights amino acid sequence of the most commonly studied organisms PIR, SWISSPROT, and EMBL/GenBank accession numbers biological function key references

The Transporter Factsbook

Author: Jeffrey Griffith
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0080542654
Release Date: 1997-12-22
Genre: Science

How do you keep track of basic information on the proteins you work with? Where do you find details of their physicochemical properties, amino acid sequences, and structure? Are you tired of scanning review articles, primary papers, and databases to locate that elusive fact? The Academic Press FactsBook Series has established itself as the best source of easily-accessible and accurate facts about protein groups. Described as "a growing series of excellent manuals" by Molecular Medicine Today and "essential works of reference" by Trends in Biochemical Sciences, the FactsBooks have become the most popular comprehensive data resources available. Using an easy-to-follow format, the FactsBooks will keep you up-to-date with the latest advances in structure, amino acid sequences, physicochemical properties, and biological activity. Meticulously researched and compiled by experts in the field, keeping abreast of developments has never been so easy! The Transporter FactsBook contains entries covering almost 800 transporters. Organized into 55 families of structurally related transporters, this volume includes ATPases, ABC transporters, H+-dependent antiporters and symporters, Na+-dependent antiporters and symporters, and other transporters such as mitochondrial transporters. Nomenclature, biological sources and substrates Phylogenetic relationships Predicted structures Physical and genetic characteristics Multiple amino acid sequence alignments Database accession numbers Key references

The T Cell Receptor FactsBook

Author: Marie-Paule Lefranc
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0080542646
Release Date: 2001-07-13
Genre: Medical

The T Cell Receptor FactsBook contains entries on all the 176 functional variable, diversity, joining, and constant regions of the human T cell receptor, including alpha, beta, gamma, and delta loci. Introductory chapters summarize information of T cell receptor chain synthesis, chromosomal location, and an overview of the human T cell receptor loci.

Grundlagen der Molekularen Medizin

Author: Detlev Ganten
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783540694144
Release Date: 2008-04-05
Genre: Science

Das Wissen über die molekularen Grundlagen der Medizin und seine Anwendung in der klinischen Medizin nimmt mit ungebrochener Dynamik zu. Die 3. Auflage des Buches reflektiert diese Entwicklung: In 22 Kapiteln werden allgemeine Grundlagen, experimentelle Modelle, Diagnostik und Therapie auf dem neuesten Kenntnisstand von ausgewiesenen Experten dargestellt. Neu hinzugekommen sind Kapitel über die Themen, deren zentrale Bedeutung für die Zukunft der Molekularen Medizin absehbar ist: Pharmakogenetik, Pharmakogenomik, Gentherapie, Bioinformatik und biotechnologische Anwendungen. Die ideale Wissensgrundlage für Interessierte aus allen Fachgebieten, die an den Fortschritten der Molekularen Medizin teilhaben wollen!

New Diagnostic Methods in Oncology and Hematology

Author: Dieter Huhn
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540635785
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Medical

Describing the latest methods of oncological and hematological diagnostics based on immunological, molecular, genetic, and histological models; this volume describes in detail, the comparative costs and effectiveness of these methods. At the end of the each chapter, detailed descriptions of the "how-to" aspects of the techniques are given.

Leukocyte and Stromal Cell Molecules

Author: Heddy Zola
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471701323
Release Date: 2007-02-02
Genre: Medical

Offers comprehensive coverage of all known CD molecules based on the results of the latest Human Leukocyte Differentiation Antigen (HLDA) Workshops. It begins with an historical introduction, followed by a concise summary of the structure, function, and applications in research, diagnosis and therapy. Next, overviews for each section discuss latest developments, methodologies, and conclusions. The core chapters then offer one-page CD summaries in a standardized format. The summaries present salient features for each molecule, including its structure (accompanied by a diagram), cell and tissue distribution, function, clinical applications, available reagents, and sources for additional information.

The Cytokine Factsbook

Author: Robin E. Callard
Publisher:
ISBN: 0121551431
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Medical

How do you keep track of basic information on the proteins you work with? Where do you find details of their physicochemical properties, amino acid sequences, gene organization? Are you tired of scanning review articles, primary papers and databases to locate that elusive fact? The Academic Press FactsBook series will satisfy scientists and clinical researchers suffering from information overload. Each volume provides a catalogue of the essential properties of families of molecules. Gene organization, amino acid sequences, physicochemical properties, and biological activity are presented using a common, easy-to-follow format. Taken together they compile everything you wanted to know about proteins but were too busy to look for. More than 45 entries on human and murine cytokines and their receptors, including: * Cytokine receptor superfamilies * Interleukins 1-15 * Other cytokines * Additional information is provided on: * Alternative nomenclature * Cross reactivity * Sources * Bio assays * Physicochemical properties of the cytokines and their receptors * 3-D structure * Gene structure and chromosomal localisation * Amino acid sequences of the cytokines and their receptors * Receptors * Receptor distribution * Signal transduction * Chromosomal location of the receptors * References

The Ion Channel FactsBook

Author: Edward C. Conley
Publisher:
ISBN: WISC:89066560319
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Ion channels

Each entry includes data on nomenclatures, expression, sequence, analyses, structure and functions, electrophysiology, pharmacology, and information retrieval.

The Adhesion Molecule Factsbook

Author: Rod Pigott
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015029972166
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Biology

How do you keep track of basic information on the proteins you work with? Where do you find details of their physicochemical properties, amino acid sequences, gene organization? Are you tired of scanning review articles, primary papers and databases to locate that elusive fact? The new Academic Press FactsBook series will satisfy scientists and clinical researchers suffering from information overload. Each volume provides a catalogue of the essential properties of families of molecules. Gene organization, amino acid sequences, physiochemical properties, and biological activity are presented using a common, easy to follow format. Taken together they compile everything you wanted to know about proteins but were too busy to look for. Provides information on * alternative nomenclature, * tissue distribution and regulation of expression, * ligands, * gene organization and chromosomal location, * protein structure and molecular weights, * amino acid sequence of the most commonly studied organisms, * PIR, SWISSPROT, and EMBL/GenBank accession numbers, * biological function, * key references

The G protein Linked Receptor Factsbook

Author: Steve P. Watson
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015032575279
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Medical

How do you keep track of basic information on the proteins you work with? Where do you find details of their physicochemical properties, amino acid sequences, gene organization? Are you tired of scanning review articles, primary papers and databases to locate that elusive fact? The Academic Press FactsBook series will satisfy scientists and clinical researchers suffering from information overload. Each volume provides a catalogue of the essential properties of families of molecules. Gene organization, amino acid sequences, physicochemical properties, and biological activity are presented using a common , easy-to-follow format. Taken together they compile everything you wanted to know about proteins but were too busy to look for. Key Features * acetylcholine * adrenaline * dopamine * glutamine * 5-HT * G-Proteins * phospholipase * adenylyl cyclase Entries provide information on * protein structure molecular weights and glyosylation sites * distribution * receptors * pharmacology * effector pathways * amino acid sequence, including transmembrane regions * PIR, SWISSPROT, and EMBL/GenBank accession numbers * Gene structure and organization * Key references

Vanishing Bile Duct Syndrome

Author: D. Alvaro
Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers
ISBN: UOM:39015038597608
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Medical

Vanishing bile duct syndrome comprises a number of chronic cholestatic diseases caused by primary immunological and functional damage to the biliary epithelium. Important advances have recently been made in the biology, physiology and treatment of vanishing bile duct syndrome. In particular, recent progress in the biology and physiology of the intrahepatic biliary epithelium has added considerably to the current understanding of the pathophysiology of this syndrome. This volume pursues an interdisciplinary approach to research aspects, clinical management and therapeutic strategy of vanishing bile duct syndrome.

Das ICU Buch

Author: Paul L. Marino
Publisher: "Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag"
ISBN: 9783437170324
Release Date: 2017-02-20
Genre: Medical

Ob Weiterbildungsassistent auf der Intensivstation oder erfahrener Arzt: das ICU-Buch - Praktische Intensivmedizin macht es Ihnen leicht, die oft sehr komplexen Vorgänge bei z.T. multimorbiden Patienten zu verstehen, die richtigen Prioritäten zu setzen und begründete diagnostische und therapeutische Entscheidungen zu treffen. Das Buch spannt den Bogen von der Physiologie über gebräuchliche Arbeitstechniken bis hin zu konkreten und klinisch begründeten Behandlungskonzepten bei speziellen Erkrankungen. Detaillierte Diagnostik und differenzierte Therapie werden problemorientiert dargestellt Die Interdisziplinäre Herangehensweise wird den oft vielschichtigen Erkrankungen gerecht Neu in der 5. Auflage: Komplett überarbeitet und aktualisiert unter Betonung neu erschienener Übersichtsartikel und klinischer Leitlinien 5 zusätzliche Kapitel: Gefäßkatheter, Berufsbedingte Expositionen, Alternative Beatmungsverfahren, Pankreatitis und Leberinsuffizienz sowie Nichtmedikamentöse Toxidrome Komplett in Farbe - das macht das Buch maximal lesefreundlich „Resümee" für die Praxis am Kapitelende unterstützt Sie bei der Umsetzung im Klinikalltag 246 neue Abbildungen und 199 neue Tabellen visualisieren die Inhalte und zeigen Ihnen alles Wichtige auf einen Blick Inhalte adaptiert entsprechend deutscher und europäischer Leitlinien/Empfehlungen sowie gesetzlicher Vorgaben