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By An-Long Xu

Amphioxus Immunity: Tracing the starting place of Human Immunity covers a amazing variety of knowledge approximately Amphioxus and its evolutionary context. This compilation of what's presently recognized approximately Amphioxus, with a pointy specialize in its immune approach, contains thirteen issues, such as:

  • Amphioxus as a version for figuring out the evolution of vertebrates
  • basic wisdom of immunology
  • immune organs and cells of amphioxus
  • a genomic and transcriptomic view of the Amphioxus immunity
  • pattern reputation approach in Amphioxus
  • transcription elements in Amphioxus
  • the supplement method of Amphioxus
  • the oxidative burst approach in Amphioxus
  • immune effectors in Amphioxus
  • lipid signaling of immune reaction in Amphioxus
  • apoptosis in amphioxus; primitive adaptive immune method of Amphioxus
  • and destiny study directions

This precious reference e-book is loaded with info that may be invaluable for someone who needs to benefit extra concerning the foundation of vertebrates and adaptive immunity.

  • Provides new facts at the starting place of the adaptive immune procedure, the evolution of innate immunity, and evolution-stage particular immune safeguard mechanisms
  • Not purely offers the cells and molecules inquisitive about the adaptive immune reaction in Amphioxus, but in addition characterizes the origination and evolution of the gene households and pathways fascinated with innate immunity
  • Includes a lot pioneering paintings, from the molecular, genomic, and mobile to the person level

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