As an indicator of susceptibility to infectious disease, cell-mediated immunity
was measured by antibody response to three vaccines and skin prick tests, white blood cell count, and self-reported illness.
The authors concluded that their findings indicated that cell-mediated immunity
is affected by the herpes zoster vaccine and enhanced by a stronger, or more recent, dose.
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is often accompanied by impaired cell-mediated immunity
and previous studies have shown that the DM patients have infections more often than nondiabetic individuals.
These polyunsaturated fatty acids reduce the suppression of cell-mediated immunity
after UV exposure.
Furthermore, this study emphasizes that both the humoral immunity response and cell-mediated immunity
can be compromised, especially in multiple myeloma patients under-going treatment (4).
It was designed to prime HIV-1-specific cell-mediated immunity
and was then followed by two injections of a recombinant glycoprotein gp120 subunit vaccine containing concentrations of subtype B and E antigens designed to boost HIV-1 cell-mediated immunity
and stimulate neutralising HIV-1 antibodies (AIDSVAX) .
Adds project scientist Zheng Xing: "Our hypothesis, based on the application of data collected by other researchers, suggests that cell-mediated immunity
, as opposed to antibodymediated immunity, may play a key role in lowering the disease-causing ability--or pathogenicity--of the 2009 H1N1 influenza.
Mascolini: The Merck vaccine that failed in the STEP trial tried to stimulate cell-mediated immunity
The vaccines of the present invention provide effective immunoprophylaxis against papillomavirus infection through neutralizing antibody and cell-mediated immunity
The UCLA study was significant as it was the first to demonstrate that a behavioral intervention like tai chi can positively influence a virus-specific cell-mediated immunity
In case 1, the corticotherapy may have accelerated the healing of the ulcers and limited the fibrinoid necrosis, avoiding the deleterious effects of exacerbated host cell-mediated immunity
It has been hypothesized that HIV associated disregulation of cortisol may play a role in the pathophysiology of AIDS, including modulation of cell-mediated immunity