Books

Book reviews and info about the content & scope of published books in the field

The Neuroendocrine Immune Network

The Neuroendocrine Immune Network is published by CRC Press and edited by Serem Freier, German, British and Israeli pediatrician and medical educator. The book’s major focus is neuroendocrine-immunology or the interactions between the nervous, endocrine and immune systems. It addresses the anatomical basis of these interactions, including the innervation of lymphoid tissues and mast cells, […]

Neural Modulation of Immunity

Book review by Vincent Geenen, MD, PhD, University of Liege, Belgium Neural Modulation of Immunity was published in 1985 by Raven Press and was edited by Roger Guillemin, Melvin Cohn, and Theodore Melnechuk. This book presents the proceedings and active discussions of an international symposium held in Brussels (Belgium) under the auspices of the Princess […]

The Immune System and the Developing Brain

The Immune System and the Developing Brain (Colloquium Series on the Developing Brain) is published by Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences and authored by Jaclyn M. Schwarz, from the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Delaware and Staci D. Bilbo, the Director of Research for the Lurie Center for Autism at of Massachusetts […]

Neuroimmune Circuits, Drugs of Abuse, and Infectious Diseases

Neuroimmune Circuits, Drugs of Abuse, and Infectious Diseases (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology) is published by Springer and edited by Herman Friedman, Thomas W. Klein and John J. Madden. The book is based on the proceedings of the 7th annual symposium on the topic Neuroimmune Circuits, Infectious Diseases and Drugs of Abuse, held in […]

The Brain Immune Axis and Substance Abuse

The Brain Immune Axis and Substance Abuse, published by Springer and edited by BM Sharp, T. Eisenstein, JJ Madden and Friedman, H., represents the proceedings of the symposium on the Brain Immune Axis and Substance Abuse held in Palm Beach, FL in June 1994. The book covers 31 chapters addressing the effect of drugs of […]

The Neuro-Immune Endocrine Connection

The Neuro-Immune Endocrine Connection, published by Raven Press, is edited by Carl W. Cotman, Roberta E. Brinton, Albert Galaburda, Bruce Mcewen, and Diane M. Schneider. This short ‘classic’ book in the field presents the proceedings of a neuroimmunology meeting that took place at Rockefeller University Based held Apr. 15-16, 1985 in New York City and […]

Stress and Your Health: From Vulnerability to Resilience

Stress and Your Health: From Vulnerability to Resilience is published by Wiley-Blackwell and is authored by Hymie Anisman, Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience and Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. The Stress and Your Health presents an evidence-based evaluation of the various effects of […]

An Introduction to Stress and Health

The Introduction to Stress and Health is published by SAGE Publications and authored by Hymie Anisman, Professor in the department of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Canada, and a distinguished Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience. This is the first textbook to fuse the psychosocial with newer behavioral neuroscience perspectives. It provides a broad perspective of the multiple […]

The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology (Oxford Library of Psychology)

The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology is published by Oxford University Press, and edited by Suzanne C. Segerstrom, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA. The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology comprises perspectives on the state-of-the-art and the recent advances in psychoneuroimmunology. Chapters in the volume represent the entire range of levels of analysis […]

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology

The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology is edited by Alexander W. Kusnecov, an associate professor of psychology at Rutgers University, USA and Hymie Anisman, Professor in the department of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Canada, and a distinguished Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience. The book delivers the history, methodology and development of research into psychoneuroimmunology, balancing it with […]