Superantigens

This volume is concerned with "superantigens", a class of molocules that areknown to be the most potent stimulators of T lymphocytes. Prototypes are theenterotoxins and the toxic-shock-syndrome toxin produced by Staphylococcus aureus. The chapters discuss the molecular biology and genetics...

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Main Author: Fleischer, Bernhard
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Sjögren, Hans Olov (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 1991, 1991
Series:Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This volume is concerned with "superantigens", a class of molocules that areknown to be the most potent stimulators of T lymphocytes. Prototypes are theenterotoxins and the toxic-shock-syndrome toxin produced by Staphylococcus aureus. The chapters discuss the molecular biology and genetics of different superantigens and their biological and clinical significance
Physical Description:X, 137p. 13 illus online resource
ISBN:9783642509988