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Innate immunity

Innate immunity

this includes local barriers to infection such as skin, stomach acid, mucous, the cough reflex, enzymes in tears and saliva and skin oils. Immunity to disease that occurs as part of an individuals natural biologic makeup.


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targeting the Aids virus

... well about immunology. HIV attacks only T-lymphocytes. But, we have our innate immunity left and our B-lymphocytes go unaffected by HIV. The Natural Killer Cells,macrophages,interferons,etc.... ...

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by Sumanth001
Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:31 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: targeting the Aids virus
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by NathanielZhu
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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Sep 08, 2011 12:23 pm
 
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Topic: Common cold
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molecular mechanism of inflammation

... what to do next. How could I know which gene specially function during innate immunity? Need your help~

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by lillianroam
Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:10 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: molecular mechanism of inflammation
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by mikake
Mon Nov 02, 2009 4:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Differences between phagocytes and lymphocytes?
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