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Title Immunosenescence [electronic resource] : psychosocial and behavioral determinants / Jos A. Bosch, Anna C. Phillips, Janet M. Lord, editors ; foreword by Keith W. Kelley.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Springer, c2013.

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Description 1 online resource.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction to Ageing of the Adaptive Immune System -- The chronic stress of caregiving accelerates the natural aging of the immune system -- Stress and ageing: Effects on neutrophil function -- Stress, Aging, and Wound Healing -- Psychoneuromicrobiology: cytomegalovirus infection as a putative link between stress, aging and immunity -- Psychosocial factors and telomere length in peripheral blood -- Stress-related Behavioural Responses, Immunity and Ageing in animal models -- Socio-economic status and immunosenescence -- Exercise and Immunosenescence -- Obesity and Immunosenescence: Psychological, Behavioral, & Biochemical Pathways -- Sleep and immunity in older age -- The role of stress and adrenal hormones in immunosenescence. .
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Immune system -- Aging.
Behavioural Sciences.
Added Author Bosch, Jos A.
Phillips, Anna C.
Lord, Janet M.
Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9781461447764 (electronic bk.)
1461447763 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1030891
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