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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.
Katze of the University of Washington in Seattle, scientists hadn't learned much about how an infected person's immune system reacted once the virus had settled in.
The technology - which is based upon the combination of an adjuvant with virosomes - achieves a significantly enhanced immune response to an antigen challenge.
This animal observation supports the belief that there could be two very different kinds of immune-based treatment--helping the immune system suppress HIV and reduce viral load (much like antiretroviral drugs do), vs.
htm, by increasing our understanding of the mechanisms by which the innate immune system recognizes, responds to, and neutralizes the complex defense systems of protozoan pathogens.
The immune system has many functions only recently recognized and whose importance is still not universally accepted.
Therefore, based on the promise of heightened immune responses in the presence of viremia in some patients (as measured by these cytokine assays), some thought that perhaps a good strategy to bolster HIV immunity would be to provide an opportunity for small, controlled quantities of HIV to be made--ostensibly to provide antigen and to drive the immune response.
How can people optimize their immune systems with food, vitamins, and exercise?
Giving a patient more white cells doesn't help battle the virus or repair a damaged immune system in the long run.
OTCBB:PLRS), a cell therapy company dedicated to the commercialization of stem cell products, today announced evidence that its PLX-I cells have proven to be immune privileged.
And then, in early 2005, three people who had been given Tysabri developed PML, a rare but lethal disease seen in people whose immune systems have been suppressed.
Skyler of the University of Miami in Florida is preparing to test antibody therapy for prevention of diabetes in young, outwardly healthy people who show signs that their immune systems are gearing up for an attack on the pancreas.
Long-term non-progressors have a strong cellular anti-HIV immune response.
In the future we may have another kind of treatment, immune-based therapy, which strengthen the immune system's ability to control HIV, instead of attacking the virus directly.
But sooner or later your immune system will start to wind down.