sensitised


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Adj.1.sensitised - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)sensitised - having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor); "allergic children"; "hypersensitive to pollen"
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"
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SADIQABAD -- Motorists were sensitised about the importance of seatbelts, helmets and side mirrors during a campaign launched by Motorway Police (MP) Beat 24 Roshan Bheet here the other day.
The Club Enerji programme has reached out to over 500 schools in India and has sensitised over 15 million citizens, who in turn have helped save more than 21 MU of electricity till date.
2-7] Epicutaneous sensitisation to aeroallergens has been thought to be responsible, with subsequent migration of sensitised T cells into the nose and airways, causing upper and lower airway disease.
Deputy Manager Communication M Umair Khan sensitised students on their role in keeping the provincial capital clean and stopping others from indulging in littering of the city.
Reportedly, in the article 'IgG Endopeptidase in Highly Sensitised Patients Undergoing Transplantation', researchers demonstrated that treatment with IdeS is effective in reducing donor specific antibodies (DSAs) to levels allowing lifesaving kidney transplantation of highly sensitised patients.
Hagfeldt, Dye Sensitised Solar Cells with Nickel Oxide Photocathodes Prepared via Scalable Microwave Sintering, Phys.
She says: "Our study, which followed babies from the prenatal period forward, showed that infants born by C-section, if exposed to common environmental allergens (dust mites, dogs, cats and cockroaches), were more likely to become sensitised to those allergens by two years of age.
Hence, cat avoidance should be considered in adults, especially in those sensitised to other allergens and reporting a history of allergic diseases," she stated.
G24i's Dye Sensitised Thin Film combines innovative material science and nanotechnology to generate renewable power in a process similar to photosynthesis.
About 150 people were sensitised during the initiative.
She said: We all should be sensitised about children and special attention is needed to bring them up as useful and productive youth of the country.
Under this program, people will be sensitised on the importance of having regular health check-up and the ones infected to use using lifelong drugs-ARVs.