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Foreign body

Foreign body

Anything in the tissues or cavities of the body that has been introduced there from without, and that is not rapidly absorbable.

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Bio Research Paper Writing

... such as the common cold (Rhino viruses), the flu, bacteria, and other foreign invaders are able to overwhelm the immune system due to the lack ... migratory cytokines that help mobilize immune cells around the body (thymus-common-target np) and these are the same cytokines which chronic ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 3
Views: 18694

Sperm Immunity of Womens

... reaction if transplanted from the testis into a different part of the body. This has been demonstrated in experiments using rats by Lansteiner ... immune tolerance is established, therefore the body recognizes them as foreign and mounts an immune reaction against them. Therefore, mechanisms ...

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by ankitaalive
Wed Nov 28, 2012 6:28 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Sperm Immunity of Womens
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Compare and contrast the processes of Mitosis and Meiosis

... concepts are still pretty fresh for me, in other words, it is almost foreign... It's such a difficult concept to grasp! (for me at least....) ... (It may be incorrect, let me know!) Mitosis occurs in all cells of the body. A cell duplicates and two daughter cells are produced - both with identical ...

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by BrandonScherrer
Sun Jul 29, 2012 3:16 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Compare and contrast the processes of Mitosis and Meiosis
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Views: 16272

Viral budding

... cell, but does this mean it is now ignored by the immune system as a foreign body because they appear as self-antigens? Or does it just mean it enables faster attachment ...

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by Poggie
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral budding
Replies: 1
Views: 2473

The Implausible Engines of Evolution

... this production. So basically, what this article is saying, is that our body made an antibody for Neu5Gc instead of malaria? Antibodies are made for foreign substances. If Neu6Gc was produced by the body, and malaria attaches to it, then why ...

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by Tomn
Tue Oct 11, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Implausible Engines of Evolution
Replies: 40
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