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Immune systems

Immune system

(Science: immunology) The body system, made up of many organs and cells, that defends the body against infection, disease and foreign substances. The immune system is often stimulated in specific ways to fight cancer cells.


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Re: Is complexity inevitable?

... go wrong so they can fix it and to be able to adapt to the unexpected (immune system, epigenetics). So I think that simpler systems are far more delicate than complex ones. As a final example, take a system consisting ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Sep 26, 2013 6:12 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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... going bad might lead to the collapse of the entire system. IMHO, the systems provided as examples are in fact incredibly simple and that's why ... go wrong so they can fix it and to be able to adapt to the unexpected (immune system, epigenetics). So I think that simpler systems are far more ...

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by cakrit
Mon Aug 19, 2013 10:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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Bio Research Paper Writing

... on the topic of "how do chronic viral infections contribute to immune senescence and how do they affect aging as a whole?" We split ... (Thymus-Involution). Cytokine modulation that affect other systems such as the hematopoietic stem cell pool in the bone marrow may also ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... complications involving their spleen, kidneys, heart, lungs, and immune systems.  Probably one of the most common symptoms is the persistent and agonizing pain caused ...

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by scottie
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:18 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... of? Again lets not speculate Here is some interesting information of immune system response to gene alterations from the Stanford School of Medicine. ... responds to environmental cues and interacts with other regulatory systems to integrate multiple signals into a coordinated cellular response ...

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by scottie
Tue Jan 17, 2012 11:04 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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