humoral


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hu·mor·al

 (hyo͞o′mər-əl)
adj.
1. Relating to bodily fluids, especially serum.
2. Relating to or arising from any of the bodily humors.

humoral

(ˈhjuːmərəl)
adj
1. (Medicine) immunol denoting or relating to a type of immunity caused by free antibodies circulating in the blood
2. (Physiology) obsolete of or relating to the four bodily fluids (humours)

hu•mor•al

(ˈhyu mər əl; often ˈyu-)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or proceeding from a fluid of the body.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Medieval Latin]
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Adj.1.humoral - of or relating to bodily fluids
Translations

hu·mor·al

a. humoral, rel. a los fluidos del cuerpo.
References in classic literature ?
If Lydgate had been aware of all the pride he excited in that delicate bosom, he might have been just as well pleased as any other man, even the most densely ignorant of humoral pathology or fibrous tissue: he held it one of the prettiest attitudes of the feminine mind to adore a man's pre-eminence without too precise a knowledge of what it consisted in.
Tenders are invited for the purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (foa) is to support studies on the very early development of the immune system and the humoral and cellular communication that exists between the mother and fetus that may shape or impact immune system development and maturation.
This study was planned to investigate effect of colchicine on humoral immune responses and immune organs in mice.
Entre las multiples investigaciones para desarrollar una vacuna contra esta pandemia cuente la investigacion que se realiza en la Escuela Superior de Medicina, del IPN, la cual busca controlar y eliminar el virus a traves del aumento de la inmunidad celular y humoral.
Among their topics are humoral bodies in cold climates, market pleasures and prostitution in St.
Acute humoral rejection may be associated with appearance of donor specific antibodies that can be detected by flow cytometric assay or ELISA method.
At 14th day post administration of graded doses, 30 chickens from each group were randomly selected and used to monitor cellular and humoral immune responses, while remaining birds (n=20) in each group were challenged with mixed species of genus Eimeria for therapeutic evaluation.
Non-specific and Humoral immune responses were measured through percent Neutrophil Adhesion assay and Haemagglutination Antibody assay against Sheep RBCs respectively.
We found vesper sparrows to be moderately susceptible to WNV, developing viremia considered sufficient to transmit WNV to feeding mosquitoes, but the majority of birds were capable of surviving infection and developing a humoral immune response to the WNV nonstructural 1 and envelope proteins.
Based on an analysis of extensive source materials, including domestic medical receipt books, handbill advertisements, ballads, newspapers, and a vast array of printed medical treatises, Aphrodisiacs, Fertility and Medicine explores the intersections of humoral medical theory, theological perspectives on marriage, and popular literature from the sixteenth through the eighteenth centuries.
Two novel HIV-1 vaccines produced significant humoral and cellular immune responses in healthy adults, according to a multicenter randomized trial.
The present study was planned to evaluate the effects of dietary ochratoxin A (OTA) in the presence and absence of a toxin deactivator on the organ weights, humoral immune response of broiler birds vaccinated against Newcastle disease (ND), hydropericardium syndrome (HPS) and infectious bursal disease (IBD).