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Chlamydia pneumoniae is a bacteria that is most commonly known for causing colds and pneumonia. However, researchers have recently found a link between C. pneumoniae and atherosclerosis, a clogging of the arteries that causes heart attack and stroke. In addition, ongoing research is showing that certain strains may play a role in asthma, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease, and arthritis.
This volume, part of the Infectious Agents and Pathogenesis series, is a complete portrait of C. pneumoniae and what is currently known about it.
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Produktbeschreibung
Chlamydia pneumoniae is a bacteria that is most commonly known for causing colds and pneumonia. However, researchers have recently found a link between C. pneumoniae and atherosclerosis, a clogging of the arteries that causes heart attack and stroke. In addition, ongoing research is showing that certain strains may play a role in asthma, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease, and arthritis.

This volume, part of the Infectious Agents and Pathogenesis series, is a complete portrait of C. pneumoniae and what is currently known about it.
  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: Springer Netherlands
  • 2004
  • Seitenzahl: 312
  • Erscheinungstermin: 25. August 2004
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 241mm x 160mm x 21mm
  • Gewicht: 665g
  • ISBN-13: 9780306484872
  • ISBN-10: 0306484870
  • Artikelnr.: 13279680
Autorenporträt
Herman Friedman, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, USA / Yoshimasa Yamamoto, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, USA / Mauro Bendinelli, University of Pisa, Italy
Inhaltsangabe
Chlamydia pneumoniae: Prospects and Predictions for an Emerging Pathogen.
Morphology of Chlamydia pneumoniae.
Cell and Molecular Biology of Chlamydia pneumoniae.
Antibiotic Susceptibility and Treatment of Chlamydia pneumoniae Infections.
Pneumonia Caused by Chlamydia pneumoniae.
Chlamydia Detection in Blood.
Chlamydia pneumoniae Infection and Diseases: Immunity to Chlamydia pneumoniae.
Vaccines Against Chlamydia pneumoniae: Can They Be Made?.
Chlamydia pneumoniae and Atherosclerosis
An Overview of the Association.
The Biology of Chlamydia pneumoniae in Cardiovascular Disease Pathogenesis.
Animal Models of Chlamydia pneumoniae Infection and Atherosclerosis.
Antiinfective Trials for the Treatment of Chlamydia pneumoniae in Coronary Artery Disease.
Chlamydia pneumoniae and Myocarditis.
Chlamydia pneumoniae as a Candidate Pathogen in Multiple Sclerosis.
Chlamydia pneumoniae in the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer's Disease.
Chlamydia pneumoniae and Inflammatory Arthritis.
Role of Chlamydia pneumoniae as an Inducer of Asthma.
Respiratory Tract Infections Caused by C. pneumoniae in Pediatric Patients.