A M Silverstein

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The most elegant immunological experiment of the XIX century
    A M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 1:93-4. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Dr. Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of congenital syphilis
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 49:209-19. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Labeled antigens and antibodies: the evolution of magic markers and magic bullets
    Arthur M Silverstein
    JohnS Hopkins Institute of the History of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 5:1211-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Splitting the difference: the germline-somatic mutation debate on generating antibody diversity
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:829-33. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular versus humoral immunology: a century-long dispute
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:425-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Darwinism and immunology: from Metchnikoff to Burnet
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:3-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The Clonal Selection Theory: what it really is and why modern challenges are misplaced
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 3:793-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The collected papers of Paul Ehrlich : why was volume 4 never published?
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull Hist Med 76:335-9. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Whatever happened to cell-bound antibodies? On the overriding influence of dogma
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 3:105-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The lymphocyte in immunology: from James B. Murphy to James L. Gowans
    A M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 2:569-71. 2001

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint The most elegant immunological experiment of the XIX century
    A M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 1:93-4. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Dr. Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of congenital syphilis
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 49:209-19. 2006
    ..It was undoubtedly this concept that Doyle learned in medical school in the late 1870s and that provided the background to his story...
  3. ncbi request reprint Labeled antigens and antibodies: the evolution of magic markers and magic bullets
    Arthur M Silverstein
    JohnS Hopkins Institute of the History of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 5:1211-7. 2004
    ..Many of these technical elaborations were critical to progress in immunology and in many other biomedical sciences. They illustrate also the often complex interplay between technology and theory...
  4. ncbi request reprint Splitting the difference: the germline-somatic mutation debate on generating antibody diversity
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:829-33. 2003
    ..Then, as data developed favoring first one and then the other side, concessions were made, until the final solution showed that each had been at least partially correct...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cellular versus humoral immunology: a century-long dispute
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:425-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Darwinism and immunology: from Metchnikoff to Burnet
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 4:3-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The Clonal Selection Theory: what it really is and why modern challenges are misplaced
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 3:793-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The collected papers of Paul Ehrlich : why was volume 4 never published?
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull Hist Med 76:335-9. 2002
    ..This report presents the result of a five-year effort to determine the reason for the failure to complete the undertaking, in which all potential sources were pursued and queried. In the end, the mystery remains unsolved...
  9. ncbi request reprint Whatever happened to cell-bound antibodies? On the overriding influence of dogma
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 3:105-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The lymphocyte in immunology: from James B. Murphy to James L. Gowans
    A M Silverstein
    Institute of the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1900 East Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Nat Immunol 2:569-71. 2001
    ..Contemporary mainstream immunology paid little attention to these findings, until the lymphocyte was "rediscovered" with the advent of modern cellular immunology after the mid-1950s...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reflections on the clonal-selection theory
    Melvin Cohn
    Nat Rev Immunol 7:823-30. 2007
    ..In this article, Nature Reviews Immunology asks six key scientists for their thoughts and opinions on the clonal-selection theory, from its first proposal to their views of it today...
  12. ncbi request reprint On the implications of polyclonal B cell activation
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Nat Immunol 4:931-2; author reply 932. 2003
  13. ncbi request reprint Philip George Houthem Gell
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Johns Hopkins Institute of History of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Biogr Mem Fellows R Soc 49:163-78. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Cultures and identities
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Nat Immunol 5:1005. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Paul Ehrlich, archives and the history of immunology
    Arthur M Silverstein
    Nat Immunol 6:639. 2005