Immunosenescence
  • Author : Graham Pawelec
  • Release Date : 18 December 2008
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 194
  • ISBN 13 : 9780387768427

Immunosenescence Book Summary

Human immunosenescence contributes to morbidity and mortality in later life. Understanding the reasons for age-associated alterations to protective immunity in the elderly would ultimately improve and extend healthspan. The majority of the papers collected in this remarkable and timely volume address the mechanisms responsible for immune ageing in humans. They also consider what might be accomplished to redress the erosion of immune competence with age.

Immunosenescence

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Author : Graham Pawelec
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Medical
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Human immunosenescence contributes to morbidity and mortality in later life. Understanding the reasons for age-associated alterations to protective immunity in the elderly would ultimately improve and extend healthspan. The majority of the papers collected in this remarkable and timely volume address the mechanisms responsible for immune ageing in humans. They ...

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