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CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR IMMUNOLOGY 978-1-4377-1528-6
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Abbas, Abul K.
Cellular and molecular immunology/Abul K. Abbas, Andrew H. Lichtman, Shiv Pillai; illustrations by David L. Baker, Alexandra Baker. — 7th ed. p. ; cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 978-1-4377-1528-6 (pbk. : alk. paper) 1. Cellular immunity. 2. Molecular immunology. I. Lichtman, Andrew H. II. Pillai, Shiv. HL Title.
[DNLM: 1. Immunity, Cellular. 2. Antibody Formation—immunology. 3. Antigens— immunology. 4. Immune System Diseases—immunology. 5. Lymphocytes—immunology. QW 568] QR185.5.A23 2012 616.07'97—dc22
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