Literature Relevant to Our Current Interests
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Recommended Textbooks :
- Kuby Immunology - Owen, Punt, Kuby & Stranford
- Immunobiology - Charles Janeway [Ed.] : This is the official textbook of our Graduate Immunology courses (new editions are edited by Kenneth Murphy).
- Fundamental Immunology - William E. Paul [Ed.]: This is the definitive resource for learning advanced Immunology.
Topical Reading :
- Overview of the Immune Response :
- Bonilla FA, Oettgen H. (J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Feb;125(2 Suppl 2):S33-40)
- Lanzavecchia A, Sallusto F. (Science. 2000 Oct 6;290(5489):92-7.)
Dynamics of T lymphocyte responses: intermediates, effectors, and memory cells.
- Jenkins MK, Khoruts A, Ingulli E, Mueller DL, McSorley SJ, Reinhardt RL, Itano A, Pape KA. (
Annu Rev Immunol. 2001;19:23-45)
In vivo activation of antigen-specific CD4 T cells.
Vaccines, Infections and T cell memory
- Overview of Vaccines and Immunological memory :
- Gourley TS, Wherry JE, Masopust D and Ahmed R.
Semin Immunol. 2004 Oct;16(5):323-33.
Generation and maintenance of immunological memory.
- Sallusto F, Lanzavecchia A, Araki K, Ahmed R. (Immunity. 2010 Oct 29;33(4):451-63. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2010.10.008.)
From vaccines to memory and back.
- Gourley TS, Wherry JE, Masopust D and Ahmed R. Semin Immunol. 2004 Oct;16(5):323-33.
Autoimmunity, Tolerance & T cell Tuning
- Overview of Tolerance :
Singh, NJ and Schwartz, RH
Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatol. 2006 Jan;2(1):44-52. Review.
Primer: mechanisms of immunologic tolerance.
- The concept of Tuning:
Grossman, Z and Paul, WE (Annual Review of Immunology, 2015. Vol. 33: 677-713)
Dynamic Tuning of Lymphocytes: Physiological Basis, Mechanisms, and Function.
Innate Immunity and the control of T cell activation
- Relevant concepts in Innate Immunity :
- Overview of tissue-factors that influence T cell immunity :