W. W. Norton – Company; 4th edition (October 1; 2014)
081534466X / 0815345267
9780815344667 / 978-0815345268
A concise; contemporary and clear presentation of immunological concepts
This textbook; Peter Parham’s The Immune System 4th edition (PDF) emphasizes the human immune system and presents concepts with a balanced level of detail to describe our immune system works in detail. Written for medical; undergraduate; dental; veterinary; and pharmacy college students; it makes generous use of medical examples to illustrate points. This classroom-proven etextbook offers very clear writing; full-color illustrations and pictures; and section and chapter summaries that make the content accessible and easily understandable to all students.
“…Appealing and relevant for those college students who approach the study of the immune system through a clinical lens; including students of medicine; midwifery; nursing or pharmacology; it would also be appropriate in an introductory immunology course.” – Clinical Immunology
“The concise yet thorough account makes it an ideal read for the intended audience….Each chapter and section is clearly documented in a detailed contents section; and every chapter is concisely summarized; creating an accessible and understandable ebook….The Immune System 4e is a thorough and coherent overview of the modern understanding of immunity.” – Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
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