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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 ___;
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___ tolerancetolerancia ___.
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However, with the diversity of signs and symptoms, immunological studies especially detection of HLA-B51 was considered a major supportive measure for the diagnosis of Behcet's disease.
Treatment failure (2) can be clinical failure, immunological failure and virological failure.
Now, in a new article, researchers propose that deep sleep may also strengthen immunological memories of previously encountered pathogens.
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Their topics include mast cell biology and its role in immediate skin contact reactions, immunological and non-immunological contact urticaria, animals and animal products as causes of contact urticaria and protein contact dermatitis, cosmetic components causing contact urticaria syndrome, and seminal plasma hypersensitivity and immediate contact skin reactions to bodily fluids.
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.
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.
Preliminary immunological analyses also show that positive enzyme linked immuno-spot assay for quantification of specific T-cell responses (ELISPOT) to p24 in the Vacc-4x group were associated with a reduced viral load set point compared to placebo.