"Not just another immunology book, Blackwell now offers the 2nd edition of How the Immune System Works. Written in the same offbeat, ""lecture-style"" you're familiar with, the second edition provides a perfect introduction to the essential principles of the immune system, covered in 9 humorous but highly informative ""lectures."" Perfect as exam-prep review or an enjoyable overview of a difficult subject. This revised edition features:· New updates on the Pathophysiology of immunology· System-based approach that examines immunology as a system· Unique and engaging style for quick and easy learningPraise from the previous edition:""This is the book that every student (regardless of level) should read as he or she begins to study immunology.""-- Daniel G. Tenen, MDAssociate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Member, Harvard Medical School Program in Immunology"