Insect Immunity: The Post-Genomic Era
- Publisher: Elsevier BV
Infectious Diseases | Genomics | Immunology and Allergy | Immunology
mesheuropmc: biochemical phenomena, metabolism, and nutrition | bacteria | fungi | animal diseases
Insects have a complex and effective immune system, many components of which are conserved in mammals. But only in the last decade have the molecular mechanisms that regulate the insect immune response--and their relevance to general biology and human immunology--become...