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Antimicrobial Peptides and Human Disease [electronic resource]

  • Shafer, William M. editor.
  • 2006
Antimicrobial Peptides and Human Disease [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Antimicrobial Peptides and Human Disease[electronic resource] / edited by William M. Shafer.
  • Author
    Shafer, William M., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XI, 266 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology,0070-217X ; 306
  • Contents Note
    Paneth Cell ?-Defensin Synthesis and Function -- Immunomodulatory Properties of Defensins and Cathelicidins -- Host Antimicrobial Defence Peptides in Human Disease -- Antimicrobial Peptides: An Essential Component of the Skin Defensive Barrier -- Antimicrobial Peptides Versus Invasive Infections -- Antimicrobial Peptides in the Airway -- Hepcidin?볾 Peptide Hormone at the Interface of Innate Immunity and Iron Metabolism -- Innate Host Defense of Human Vaginal and CervicalMucosae -- Molecular Mechanisms of Bacterial Resistance to Antimicrobial Peptides -- Bacterial Evasion of Antimicrobial Peptides by Biofilm Formation.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Immunology.
    Biomedicine.
    Immunology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783540299158
  • ISBN
    9783540299165
  • Language
    English