humoral immune response


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Noun1.humoral immune response - an immune response (chiefly against bacterial invasion) that is mediated by B cells
immune reaction, immune response, immunologic response - a bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen
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The secondary endpoints evaluated the cellular and humoral immune response to INO-1800 and investigated the therapy's effect on several viral and antiviral parameters.
The use of the aluminium hydroxide adjuvant could also explain the results obtained for the humoral immune response.
Similarly, the role of IFN[gamma] in differentiating the B cells, which are actually derived from B lymphocytes, into memory B cells and plasma cells to produce immunoglobulins that play a role in enhancing the humoral immune response.
reported that in 178 adults with OSAHS, C3 markedly increased but IgM decreased upon humoral immune response.
Humoral immune response: To monitor humoral immune response, the antibodies level against sheep red blood cells (SRBCs) was quantified by following the method of Yamamoto and Glick (1982) with certain changes as described by Qureshi and Havenstein (1994).
Effect of drugs on Humoral Immune Response was significantly higher in terms of individual antibody titer and Geometric Mean Titer (GMT) as compared to control.
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.
On the basis of present observation, we found that alum adjuvanated phage lysate bacterin produce sufficient expression level of TLRs and cytokines which in turn suggest alum adjuvanated phage lysate bacterin in comparison to plain lysate produce sufficient immune-protection in form of Th1, Th2, cell mediated and humoral immune response.
We therefore developed a stochastic simulation model of humoral immune response to encapsulate the biological processes underlying T cell-dependent B cell activation and the antibody production.
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).
9 It is known that in advanced HIV infections, along with impaired cell mediated immunity, humoral immune response is also compromised.