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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.immunologic - of or relating to immunology


, immunological
a. inmunológico-a, rel. a la inmunología;
___ competencecompetencia ___;
___ deficiencydeficiencia ___;
___ diseaseenfermedad ___;
___ enhancementrealce ___;
___ mechanismmecanismo ___;
___ paralysisparálisis ___;
___ pregnancy testprueba ___ del embarazo;
___ tolerancetolerancia ___.

immunologic, immunological

adj inmunológico
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Induction of immunologic tolerance to myelin basic protein prevents central nervous system autoimmunity and improves outcome after stroke.
PD-1/PD-1L checkpoint is involved in immunologic tolerance by regulating T cells at the level of the peripheral tissues.
Is a function of the secreted hepatitis B e antigen to induce immunologic tolerance in utero?
Donahue, "Characterization of immunologic tolerance induced by transfusion of UV-B-irradiated allogeneic mononuclear leukocytes," Blood, vol.
The hygiene hypothesis stipulates that microbial exposure during early life induces immunologic tolerance via immune stimulation, hence reducing risk of allergy development.