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The branch of biomedicine concerned with the structure and function of the immune system, the bodily distinction of self from nonself, and laboratory techniques involving the interaction of antigens with specific antibodies.

im′mu·no·log′ic (-nə-lŏj′ĭk), im′mu·no·log′i·cal adj.
im′mu·no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
im′mu·nol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.immunological - of or relating to immunology


A. ADJinmunológico
B. CPD immunological defences NPLdefensas fpl inmunológicas


adj (Med) → immunologisch


, immunological
a. inmunológico-a, rel. a la inmunología;
___ competencecompetencia ___;
___ deficiencydeficiencia ___;
___ diseaseenfermedad ___;
___ enhancementrealce ___;
___ mechanismmecanismo ___;
___ paralysisparálisis ___;
___ pregnancy testprueba ___ del embarazo;
___ tolerancetolerancia ___.
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Contract notice: Analyzers for immunological tests-immunological reagents with associated equipment.
Now, in a new article, researchers propose that deep sleep may also strengthen immunological memories of previously encountered pathogens.
The World Health Organization (WHO) advocates a public health approach to ART, recognising the potential role of plasma HIV-1 RNA testing but recommending clinical and immunological monitoring in resource-constrained countries such as Tanzania.
Susanna Esposito , has the objective of promoting scientific research and the dissemination of information on infectious and immunological diseases on both the national and international levels while raising public awareness with regard to such diseases, which can prove to be very widespread among both adults and children.
Topics are presented in two-page spreads that consist of descriptions, illustrations, and definitions of terms, and involve basic immunology, clinical immunology, and immunological techniques, including the immune system, immune recognition and responses, and immunopathology.
Investigators analysed immunological outcomes in over 72 000 people starting first-line treatment in southern Africa.
The researchers believe a person's immunological parameters could provide an indication of their true biological age.
In a study of 34 sensitized high-risk patients the success rate of the patients was not different from the success rate of patients with a low immunological risk and after one year about 95% of the transplants were still functioning, reported a research team at Heidelberg, University Hospital in Germany.
With some 1,300 b&w illustrations (more than in previous editions) and succinct definitions of basic and clinical immunological concepts, the atlas follows the topic outline of standard immunology textbooks from a historical overview of the field and summary of structural components of the immune response, to immunological diseases, the latest immunological methods, molecular and diagnostic techniques, and therapies.
Tokyo, Japan, Sept 20, 2006 - (JCN) - GNI and its Chinese affiliate Shanghai Genomics announced September 15 that they have identified an important regulator and its associated signaling cascade in X-linked lymphoproliferative disease (XLP), a human immunological disorder.