Definition of Immunology

1. Noun. The branch of medical science that studies the body's immune system.




Definition of Immunology

1. Noun. (medicine) The branch of medicine that studies the body's immune system. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Immunology

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Medical Definition of Immunology

1. A subfield of biology that deals with the study of antigens and the immuneprocess and how humans and higher animals fight off disease. (09 Oct 1997)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Immunology

immunological enhancement
immunological mechanism
immunological memory
immunological network
immunological paralysis
immunological surveillance
immunological tolerance
immunologically
immunologically activated cell
immunologically competent cell
immunologically privileged sites
immunologicals
immunologies
immunologist
immunologists
immunology (current term)
immunomagnetic
immunomagnetic separation
immunomagnetic separations
immunome
immunomes
immunometric
immunomodulating
immunomodulation
immunomodulator
immunomodulators
immunomodulatory
immunonephelometric
immunopathogenesis
immunopathological

Literary usage of Immunology

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"AZ 85724 Cinader, B., Inst of immunology. Univ of Toronto Bldg. Toronto, Ontario. Canada. M5S 1A1 Clamann, Hans George, 310 S Seguin. Converse. Clancy. ..."

2. Latex Allergies and the Health Care Industry by Charlie Norwood (2000)
"... Awards: Johns Hopkins Hospital Activities Hamilton Robert G. 3/20/1999 Clinical and Diagnostic immunology Committee-Member Coordinator of SE-Diagnostic ..."

3. An Introduction to the Study of Infection and Immunity: Including Chapters by Charles Edmund Simon (1912)
"immunology.—The study of these forces constitutes the domain of immunology, of which in turn modern chemotherapy, serum therapy, and vaccine therapy are the ..."

4. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"... and Organic Chemistry l(c) Pharmacology and Toxicology 1 (d) Bacteriology and Parasitology l(e) immunology, Serology and Hematology l(f) Pathology 2. ..."

5. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, Pt. 800-1299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"12, 1980] PART 866—immunology AND Sec. MICROBIOLOGY DEVICES Subpart A—General Provisions 866.1 Scope. 866.3 Effective dates of requirement for premarket ..."

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