Gershwin, M. Eric

Liver Immunology

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Table of contents

1. Contemporary Liver Immunology and Immunopathology
Ian R. Mackay

Part I.Introduction

2. A Short Primer on Fundamental Immunology
Cliona O’Farrelly, Derek G. Doherty

3. Role and Function of Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cells
Percy A. Knolle

4. Innate Immune Mechanisms in the Liver
Cliona O’Farrelly, Derek G. Doherty

5. Antigen Processing and Presentation in the Liver
Masanori Abe, Angus W. Thomson

6. Adaptive Immunity in the Liver
James D. Gorham

7. Hepatic NK, NKT, and T Cells
Golo Ahlenstiel, Barbara Rehermann

8. Cytokines in Liver Health and Disease
Pietro Invernizzi, Ilaria Bianchi, Massimo Locati, Raffaella Bonecchi, Carlo Selmi

9. Prevalence and Significance of Autoantibodies in Acute and Chronic Liver Diseases and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Christian P. Strassburg, Michael P. Manns

10. The Role of Inflammation and Immunity in the Pathogenesis of Liver Fibrosis
Wajahat Z. Mehal, Scott L. Friedman

11. Clinical Use of Immunopathology Techniques in Liver Diseases
Chen Liu, James M. Crawford

12. Tumor Immunology
Christopher L. Bowlus

Part II.Bacterial, Parasitic, and Viral Infections of the Liver

13. Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses to Bacterial and Parasite Infections
Valentina Medici, Lorenzo Rossaro, Sripriya Balasubramanian, Stuart H. Cohen

14. Immune Response to Hepatitis A and E Viruses
Johannes Hadem, Michael P. Manns

15. Role of the Immune Response in Hepatitis B
Antonio Bertoletti, Patrick Kennedy, Adam J. Gehring

16. Immune Responses in Acute and Chronic Hepatitis C
Heiner Wedemeyer, Markus Cornberg, Michael P. Manns

17. Immunopathogenesis of Extrahepatic Manifestations in HAV, HBV, and HCV Infections
Sven Pischke, Arndt Vogel, Elmar Jaeckel, Michael P. Manns

Part III.Autoimmune Liver Diseases

18. Immunogenetics of Autoimmune Liver Disease
Peter Tickell Donaldson

19. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Autoimmune Cholangitis
Carlo Selmi, Ana Lleo, Pietro Invernizzi, M. Eric Gershwin

20. Sclerosing Cholangitis
Sue Cullen, Roger Chapman

21. Autoimmune Hepatitis
Diego Vergani, Giorgina Mieli-Vergani

22. Unique Aspects of Autoimmune Hepatitis in Children
Giorgina Mieli-Vergani, Diego Vergani

23. Overlap Syndromes of Autoimmune Hepatitis With Primary Biliary Cirrhosis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Ulrich Beuers, Christian Rust

24. Animal Models of Autoimmune Liver Diseases
Markus Biburger, Gisa Tiegs

Part IV.Alcoholic And Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases

25. The Immune Response in the Pathogenesis of Alcoholic Liver Disease
Lynell W. Klassen, Geoffrey M. Thiele

26. Immunomodulation Therapy for Alcoholic Hepatitis
Robert O’, Arthur J. McCullough

27. Role of Immune Response in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Liu Yang, Anna Mae Diehl

Part V.Acute Liver Failure

28. Mechanisms of Acute Liver Failure
Christian Trautwein, Alexander Koch

Part VI.Hepatotoxicity of Medications

29. Immune Mechanisms in Drug-Induced Hepatotoxicity
Zhang-Xu Liu, Neil Kaplowitz

30. Acute and Chronic Liver Diseases Induced by Drugs or Xenobiotics
Frank N. A. M. Pelt, Michelle A. Carey, John B. Carey

Part VII.Transplantation

31. Clinical Use of Immunosuppressive Drugs to Control the Immune Response
John M. Vierling

32. Hepatic Complications of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Howard M. Shulman, George B. McDonald

33. Acute and Chronic Rejection of the Liver Allograft
James Neuberger

34. Immunological Tolerance in Allo- and Xenografts
Aftab A. Ansari, Kovit Pattanapanyasat

35. Autoimmune Diseases in Transplanted Livers
Hiromi Ishibashi, Shinji Shimoda, Minoru Nakamura, M. Eric Gershwin

36. Immunopathogenesis and Outcomes of Recurrent Hepatitis C
James R. Burton, Lucy Golden-Mason, Hugo R. Rosen


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