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Synonyms for immune

immune from

Synonyms

  • exempt from
  • free from
  • let off
  • not subject to
  • not liable to

immune to: resistant to

Synonyms

  • resistant to
  • free from
  • protected from
  • safe from
  • not open to
  • spared from
  • secure against
  • invulnerable to
  • insusceptible to

immune to: unaffected by

Synonyms

  • unaffected by
  • not affected by
  • invulnerable to
  • insusceptible to

Synonyms for immune

having the capacity to withstand

Synonyms for immune

a person who is immune to a particular infection

secure against

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relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)

(usually followed by 'to') not affected by a given influence

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For example, "accessory" molecules on T cells also bind to proteins on other immune cells as part of the activation process.
Traditional therapies for rheumatoid arthritis have addressed the disease symptoms, but have not halted the underlying attack against joints by the immune system.
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Having taken an unusual approach in their experiments on mice, researchers now report that destroying perfectly good skin cells can incite the immune system to kill the cancerous versions of these cells--with only modest side effects.
The process basically involves putting antigens into plasmids and injecting them into animals or humans (with a syringe or a gene gun) to elicit immune responses (see Figure 1).
We're told MS is almost certainly an "autoimmune" disease: the kind of disease in which a person's immune system attacks portions of the person's own self.
But there is no similar test for approval of immune therapies.
Biothera, the immune health company, has initiated a Phase I/II clinical trial to evaluate the effects of its lead drug compound Imprime PGG[TM] in combination with G-CSF for mobilization of bone marrow stem cells into the peripheral blood in normal human subjects.
The whitening is one characteristic of the disease, in which the immune system can attack the skin, joints, lungs, kidneys, blood, and other tissues.
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Immunology Immune reactions appear to be responsible for damage to myelin in MS.
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