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Author Schwartz, Michal, author.

Title Neuroimmunity : a new science that will revolutionize how we keep our brains healthy and young / Michal Schwartz with Anat London ; with a foreword by Olle Lindvall.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2015]


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 Bristol, Manross Branch - Non Fiction  612.82 SCHWARTZ    Check Shelf
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  612.82 SCH    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  612.82 SCHWARTZ    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  616.079 SCHWARTZ    Check Shelf
Description xxix, 283 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-266) and index.
Contents Foreword / by Olle Lindvall -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- List of Abbreviations -- A new player in the body-mind connection : the immune system -- Cognition and the aging brain : the immune cells of wisdom -- Stress and depression -- Of mice and superman : the immune pro-spinal cord therapy -- A vaccination to prevent blindness -- Alzheimer's disease and Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS) -- Males' and females' different immune systems -- Epilogue -- A neuroimmunology primer.
Summary "Scientists, physicians, medical students, and all readers with an interest in brain function and its relationship to the immune system in health and disease will find this book a valuable resource. With general readers in mind, the authors provide a useful primer to explain scientific terms and concepts discussed in the book,"
Subject Neuroimmunology.
Brain -- Immunology.
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Immunological aspects.
Brain -- immunology.
Central Nervous System Diseases -- immunology.
Immune System Phenomena.
Added Author London, Anat, author.
Lindvall, Olle, writer of foreword.
ISBN 9780300203479 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300203470 (cloth : alk. paper)
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