humoral immunity


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humoral immunity

n.
Immunity involving antibodies, which circulate as dissolved proteins in blood and lymph, as contrasted with cell-mediated immunity.
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In humoral immunity, it regulates immunoglobulin (Ig) secretion by B cells.
Is it possible that the humoral immunity involved in allergy affects the cell-mediated immunity that regulates neoplastic proliferations (e.
In general, it appears that cell-mediated and nonspecific immunity are more sensitive to nutrition deficiency than is humoral immunity (86).
As a TH2 cell, it initiates humoral immunity, the TH2 response.
Alterations in both cellular and humoral immunity have been noted in subjects experiencing high levels of stress.
From a humoral immunity perspective, all participants who received the vaccine showed a statistically significant increase in the level of antibodies against the Multimeric-001 Universal Flu Vaccine.
Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) of FT live vaccine strain elite both humoral immunity producing specific antibodies (Sebastian et al.
The web congress will provide a general overview on the disease as well as information on a variety of special topics: BVD in dairy animals, the real role of PI (persistently infected) animals, practical tips on BVD management in the suckling cows segment, and the role of cellular and humoral immunity after BVD vaccination.
The present project was designed to study the effects of ketoprofen on humoral immunity and to evaluate the toxic effects of ketoprofen on immune organs of mice.
6, 7) So, Herpes zoster is seen as a disease of older people (most commonly over 60 years old), and incidence and severity increases with age which may be due to a decline in cellular rather than humoral immunity.
The results of the investigation of anti-infection resistance in the sick children at the early age testify about significant changes in the parameters of both cellular and humoral immunity.