Welcome to CRCPress.com! We have customized the Taylor & Francis India website to host CRC Press titles. Please choose www.TandFIndia.com to get the following benefits:
South Asia Editions of CRC Press titles with INR prices
Multiple options to purchase locally
All CRC Press products available
Your CRC Press login credentials will work on TandFIndia.com
Garland Science Website Announcement
The Garland Science website is no longer available to access and you have been automatically redirected to CRCPress.com.
All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. Your GarlandScience.com instructor credentials will not grant access to the Hub, but existing and new users may request access here.
The student resources previously accessed via GarlandScience.com are no longer available to existing or new users.
Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Exclusive web offer for individuals on print & eBooks. Terms & Conditions may apply.
Bacterial Endotoxic Lipopolysaccharides provides an up-to-date, two-volume review of the latest information regarding bacterial lipopolysaccharide structure and activities. These volumes cover the biochemistry, pharmacology, and pathophysiologic properties of endotoxins. The volumes also thoroughly discuss the strengths and weaknesses of new therapies for septic shock that are based on an immunological attack on endotoxins and the cytokines induced by endotoxins. All scientists involved in endotoxin research, clinical infectious disease specialists, and medical students interested in the pathogenesis of septic shock will find Bacterial Endotoxic Lipopolysaccharides invaluable as a reference resource.
Table of Contents
Biochemistry of Endotoxins: Molecular Biochemistry of Lipopolysaccharides (E.T.. Rietschel, L. Brade, B. Lindner, and U. Zähringer). Chemical Structure of Lipid A (K. Takayama and N. Qureshi). Biosynthesis of Lipid A (C.R.H. Raetz). Chemical Synthesis of Lipid A (S. Kusumoto). Structure-Function Relationships of Lipid A (H. Takada and S. Kotani). Chemical Structure of the Core Region of Lipopolysaccharides (O. Holst and H. Brade). Chemical Synthesis of Core Structures (P.L. Stutz and F.M. Unger). Structure-Function Relationship to Core Oligosaccharide (J.-M. Cavaillon and N. Haeffner-Cavaillon). Supramolecular Structure of Lipopolysaccharides and Lipid A (U. Seydel and K. Brandenburg). Cell Biology of Endotoxin: Cellular Membrane Receptors for Lipopolysaccharide (M.-G. Lei and T.-Y. Chen). Plasma Membrane Gangliosides as Potential Binding Sites for Bacterial Endotoxins (H.C. Yohe, L.S. Brown, and J.L. Ryan). LPS-Initiated Signal Transduction Pathways in Macrophages (D.O. Adams). The LPS Mutational Defect in C3H/HeJ Mice (M. Nakano and H. Shinomiya). Interaction of Liposome-Incorporated Lipopolysaccharide with Responsive Cells (J. Dijkstra and J.L. Ryan). Endotoxin-Endothelial Cell Interactions (T.H. Pohlman and J.M. Harlan). Regulation of Cell Surface Receptor Expression by LPS (A. Ding and C. Nathan). LPS Binding Proteins in Granulocyte Lysosomes (N. Ohno). Processing of LPS by Phagocytes (A.L. Erwin and R.S. Munford). Index.
We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.
CPD consists of any educational activity which helps to maintain and develop knowledge, problem-solving, and technical skills with the aim to provide better health care through higher standards. It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples.
Use certain CRC Press medical books to get your CPD points up for revalidation. We provide a free online form to document your learning and a certificate for your records.