Autoimmune Disease, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9400769377
  • ISBN-13: 9789400769373
  • DDC: 616.97
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 58 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book describes how the Jerne-Burnet Forbidden Clone Theory and the Adams-Knight H Gene Theory, solved the pathogenesis and genetics of the autoimmune diseases showing how specific immunotherapy and prophylaxis can be developed. Furthermore, Ebringer's discovery of two microbial triggers of autoimmune diseases is described and the conclusion drawn that all autoimmune diseases have microbial triggers, so will be preventable by the finding of the triggers and vaccination against them.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: Discovery.
2: Pathogenesis.
3: Genetics.
4: Microbial Triggers.
5: Immunotherapy.
6: Prophylaxis.
7: Transplantation.