defense reaction

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Many plant enzymes are involved in defense reactions against plant pathogens such as [beta]-1,4 glucanase and chitinase which degrade and cause lysis of fungal cell walls.
The cow's HR increases from 60-70 up to 150-180 bpm during this sometimes very aggressive defense reaction (Fig.
Washington, August 23 (ANI): Disturbing images and threatening messages on cigarette packages may be ineffective at communicating the desired message that smoking is unhealthy, and instead trigger strong defense reactions from viewers, a new research has found.
A series of immune defense reactions will normally be elicited if bacteria or other pathogenic microbes enter the body of an invertebrate (Cheng 1978).
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