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Contents List of contributors ix 1 Introduction to immunology 1 Gary Birnbaum, Jack Antel, and Hans-Peter Hartung 2 Principles of autoimmunity 13 Kevin C. O¹Connor, Vissia Viglietta, and David A. Haþer 3 Principles of immunotherapy 21 Bernhard Hemmer, Olaf Stüve, Reinhard Hohlfeld, and Hans-Peter Hartung 4 Organization and development of the central nervous system 33 Matthew J. A. Wood 5 Immune properties of the central nervous system 43 Elise H. Tran and Burkhard Becher 6 Role of the immune response in tissue damage and repair in the injured spinal cord 53 Samuel David and Steve Lacroix 7 Neural immune interactions in inþammatory/autoimmune disease 75 Jeanette I. Webster, Leonardo Tonelli, and Esther M. Sternberg 8 Immunological properties of the peripheral nervous system 87 Ralf Gold, Bernd C. Kieseier, and Hans-Peter Hartung 9 Genetics of immune-mediated neurological diseases 97 David Brassat, Stephen L. Hauser, and Jorge R. Oksenberg 10 Principles of immune¡virus interactions in the nervous system Pierre J. Talbot, Hélène Jacomy, and Edith Gruslin 11 Immunity to bacterial infections 113 U. Koedel and H. W. PÞster 12 Animal models of neurologic disease 125 Iain L. Campbell and Trevor Owens 13 Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis 155 Alex Tselis and Robert P. Lisak 14 Tissue pathology of multiple sclerosis 181 Don J. Mahad, Bruce D. Trapp, and Richard M. Ransohoff 15 The immunology of multiple sclerosis 193 Jack Antel 16 Imaging the immunobiology of multiple sclerosis 203 Douglas L. Arnold, Zografos Caramanos, Nicola De Stefano, Roger Gunn, and Joseph Frank 17 Multiple sclerosis: effects of immune mediators on neurophysiological function 215 Richard M. Evans and Kenneth J. Smith 18 Multiple sclerosisïimmune-directed therapy 223 Bernhard Hemmer, Olaf Stüve, Bernd C. Kieseier, and Hans-Peter Hartung 19 Guillain¡Barré syndrome and chronic inþammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy 235 Bernd C. Kieseier and Hans-Peter Hartung 20 Antibody-mediated disorders of the neuromuscular junction 245 Angela Vincent 21 Immune-mediated mechanisms in inþammatory myopathies 265 Marinos C. Dalakas 22 The neuroimmunology of HIV infection 277 Christopher Power and Guido van Marle 23 HTLV-I infection and the nervous system 291 Utano Tomaru, Yoshihisa Yamano, and Steven Jacobson 24 Lyme neuroborreliosis 303 Andrew R. Pachner 25 Paraneoplastic syndromes 317 Josep Dalmau and Jan Verschuuren 26 Neuropathies associated with monoclonal gammopathy 329 Susanne Renaud, Andreas Steck, and Norman Latov 27 Neuro-Behçet¹s syndrome 341 Aksel Siva, Ayse Altintas, and Sabahattin Saip 28 Role of neural¡immune interactions in neurodegenerative diseases 357 Edith G. McGeer and Patrick L. McGeer 29 Central nervous system neoplastic diseases and the immune system 367 Paul R. Walker, Thomas Calzascia, Nicolas de Tribolet, and Pierre-Yves Dietrich 30 Vasculitides of the nervous system 383 Roumen Balabanov and Paula Dore-Duffy 31 Myelin repair in multiple sclerosis 401 Catherine Lubetzki and Bernard Zalc 32 Immunological aspects of ischemic stroke 405 Guido Stoll, Sebastian Jander, Zurab Nadareishvili, and John M. Hallenbeck 33 Antibodies and CNS disorders 415 Angela Vincent and Bethan Lang 34 A history of neuroimmunology: a personal perspective 427 Byron H. Waksman 35 Immunologic dictionary [NB: this is still to come] Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Immunological aspects.
Nervous System Diseases -- immunology.