Basic Immunology. Functions and Disorders of the Immune by Abul K. Abbas MBBS, Andrew H. H. Lichtman MD PhD, Shiv

By Abul K. Abbas MBBS, Andrew H. H. Lichtman MD PhD, Shiv Pillai MBBS PhD

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15 29 PART II: ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND ADVANCED MATERIAL ABOUT PART II In Part II, we introduce you to additional resources and advanced research on Lassa fever. All too often, patients who conduct their own research are overwhelmed by the difficulty in finding and organizing information. The purpose of the following chapters is to provide you an organized and structured format to help you find additional information resources on Lassa fever. In Part II, as in Part I, our objective is not to interpret the latest advances on Lassa fever or render an opinion.

In addition we have many years of experience in designing vaccines against Old World arenaviruses. The constructs we will use will exploit recent advances that greatly enhance the immune responses induced by DNA vaccines, optimizing the induction of T cells (CD8+ and CD4+), and antibodies. There are only and Prevention (CDCP), Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and Office of Assistant Secretary of Health (OASH). Studies 33 two reliable challenge models for Lassa fever, guinea pigs and primates.

Plasmids are self-replicating circular molecules of DNA that are found in a variety of bacterial, archaeal, fungal, algal, and plant species. [NIH] Proteins: Polymers of amino acids linked by peptide bonds. The specific sequence of amino acids determines the shape and function of the protein. [NIH] Receptor: 1. , cell-surface receptors for peptide hormones, neurotransmitters, antigens, complement fragments, and immunoglobulins and cytoplasmic receptors for steroid hormones. 2. a sensory nerve terminal that responds to stimuli of various kinds.

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