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An in-depth look at cutting-edge research on the body's innateimmune system

Innate immunity is the body's first line of protection againstpotential microbial, viral, and environmental attacks, and the skinand oral mucosa are two of the most powerful barriers that which werely on to stay well. The definitive book on the subject, InnateImmune System of Skin and Oral Mucosa: Properties and Impact inPharmaceutics, Cosmetics, and Personal Care Products provides acomprehensive overview of these systems, including coverage ofantimicrobial peptides and lipids and microbial challenges andstressors that can influence innate immunity.

Designed to help experts and newcomers alike in fields likedermatology, oral pathology, cosmetics, personal care, andpharmaceuticals, the book is filled with suggestions to assistresearch and development. Looking at the many challenges facing theinnate immune system, including the impact of topically appliedskin products and medications, Innate Immune System of Skin andOral Mucosa paves the way for next generation treatment avenues,preventative approaches, and drug development.

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