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immunization, especially with reference to antigens (immunogens) not associated with infection; the induction of acquired sensitivity or of allergy.

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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... Michael Schemann's research team at the TUM Department for Human Biology has managed to demonstrate that micro-inflammations of the mucosa cause sensitization of the enteric nervous system, thereby causing irritable bowel syndrome. Using ultrafast optical measuring methods, the researchers were ...

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by CheeMiss
Sat Sep 04, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2911264

Rh Sensitization and Blood Transfusions

If an O negative mother becomes sensitized by exposure to her positive blood type fetus' blood during pregnancy, how does that affect the mother in the future if she needs a blood transfusion? My OB GYN said that if I became sensitized that it would be very difficult for me to get blood if I ever ne...

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by ejmagdaleno
Thu Jun 25, 2009 8:51 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Rh Sensitization and Blood Transfusions
Replies: 1
Views: 2138

The Fiber Disease

... there is a need to conduct a new adequate study with this isolate, according to the Buehler protocol. Alternatively, in the absence of a negative sensitization test, it is recommended that the commercial formulation of Green Muscle should be labelled as a potential skin sensitizer. Environmental ...

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by Skytroll
Wed Jun 21, 2006 3:37 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6245092

Habituation & Sensitization: Are they nondeclarative mem

Yes, they are both part of the unconscious nondeclarative memory learning system. The Aplysia a seaslug can be gently approached with a soft hand and will create habituation....but if someone graps the Aplysia by the tail it will leave an unconscious nondeclarative memory and learning trail that wil...

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by segarama
Wed Nov 02, 2005 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Habituation & Sensitization: Are they nondeclarative mem
Replies: 1
Views: 2216

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