Understand all the essential concepts in immunology with "Basic Immunology: Functions and Disorders of the Immune System"! This concise, focused text provides you with an up-to-date, accessible introduction to the workings of the human immune system. "The book is another of the successful endeavours of the authors to teach basic immunology to beginners and summarise the main concepts of science in an easily readable way..."Basic Immunology "is an excellent up-to-date piece of work that covers all the major topics of immunology. The text is comprehensible and the concepts are written in a way that will satisfy the non-specialist reader and will keep their interest high till the end...To sum up, this is fine textbook, addressed mainly to those of a non-immunological background...it is a good start for undergraduate students or the general public who wish to make their first attempt to grasp immunological concepts." British Society of Immunology, May 2013.