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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

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

immune to: unaffected by

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  • 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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Nutrients that enhance immune surveillance may stimulate growth and proliferation of tumor-detecting lymphocytes, promote a vigorous attack on tumor cells by so-called "natural killer cells," and/or stimulate antibody production, which aids in immobilization and destruction of malignant cells.
When these normal activities of immune surveillance do not adequately control the emergence of neoplastic events--a cancer emerges.
Iron also modulates immune effector mechanisms, such as cytokine activities like interferon gamma (IFN-[gamma]) effector pathways towards macrophages, nitric oxide (NO) formation or immune cell proliferation, and thus host immune surveillance.
NK cells normally play a central role in immune surveillance against the metastatic spread of cancer.
d) Increase immune surveillance with protein, vitamins, minerals, EFAs, carotenoids, flavonoids, garlic, shiitake, probiotics, herbs.
Due to the severe clinical manifestations found in XLP patients, intense efforts had recently focused on elucidating the signaling mechanism used by SAP to regulate in cells involved in immune surveillance against cancers.
Topical immunosuppressants may trigger malignancies by "breaking local immune surveillance resulting in skin cancers.
We speculate that the well-known phenomenon of UV-mediated suppression of immune surveillance can be causally related to this unusual increase in active HPV infection.
Regular release of prostatic fluid may also enhance immune surveillance of tumor cells.
Hiding the host cell receptor attachment site on a viral surface from immune surveillance.
We will be looking for evidence that a resulting improved immune surveillance prevents tumours.
Further provided are therapeutic methods for treating disease states including, but not limited to, chronic pain syndromes, congenital pain insensitivity, inflammation, ischemia, host defense dysfunction, immune surveillance dysfunction, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, autoimmunity, immune dysfunction, and allergy.
However, we are unable to define whether this loss of immunological cells in colorectal cancer is a dysfunction of immune surveillance or an effort of tumor counterattack, as pathways leading to the change of apoptotic molecules or iNOS in infiltrating mononuclear cells are still unknown.