innate immunity

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Synonyms for innate immunity

immunity to disease that occurs as part of an individual's natural biologic makeup

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Eicke Latz, Director of the Institute for Innate Immunity of the University of Bonn and scientist at the DZNE.
For one thing, DENV-2 can target innate immunity through PI3K/NF-[kappa]B pathway; for another, it can suppress the activation of NF-[kappa]B as well, which reduces an amount of inflammatory cytokine secretion such as INF-[beta], IL-10, and IL-12 [73].
Innate immunity in the lung regulates thedevelopment of asthma.Immunol Rev.
Scientists at Houston Methodist Research Institute described how activation of innate immunity enhances nuclear reprogramming, one of the first steps in tissue regeneration, or the formation of new tissues and organs from a single cell in the body.
Brucella spp are hidden to early detection by innate immunity, the absence of PAMP expression in the cell envelop Brucella OM lipopolysaccharide, ornithine-containing lipids, lipoproteins and flagellin (Lapaque et al., 2009), which minimally activate the innate immunity (Martirosyan et al., 2011).
However, the connection between biota population, and its activity and effect on scalp skin innate immunity is largely unclear.
"We focused on the innate immunity of bats, in particular the role of interferons -- which are integral for innate immune responses in mammals -- to understand what's special about how bats respond to invading viruses.
It is thought that innate immunity gene expression is disrupted in the epithelium of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), including antimicrobial peptides and pattern recognition receptors (PRRs).
(4) However, the roles of innate immunity have triggered extensive debates.
Collectively, these observations suggest that mindin contributes to activation of innate immunity in the context of environmental airways injury.
To gain insight into interspecific differences in immune function in wild birds, we used a field-deployed in vitro microbicidal assay to measure constitutive innate immunity of whole blood collected from three common passerines in suburban Chicago, Illinois, in 2009.
Innate immunity likely plays a role in PANDAS, too.
Among the topics are innate immunity, cell-mediated immune responses, effector mechanisms of humoral immunity, immunological tolerance and autoimmunity, immune responses against tumors and transplants, and congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies.
The inspiration is specifically taken from the ability of Innate Immunity to recognize and respond to pathogens (cells that cause disease to its host).
I have read with great enthusiasm the paper entitled "Transient depletion of innate immunity in varicella infection in otherwise healthy children", written by Bahadir and colleagues, in the recent issue of the journal [1].