*List of MeSH codes (E01)

... cytotoxicity tests, immunologic MeSH E01.450.495.160.155 --- complement hemolytic activity assay MeSH E01.450.495.225 --- ... patch tests MeSH E01.450.495.750.800 --- tuberculin test MeSH E01.450.620.620 --- pregnancy tests, immunologic MeSH E01.450. ... placental function tests MeSH E01.370.378.620 --- pregnancy tests MeSH E01.370.378.620.620 --- pregnancy tests, immunologic ... immunologic MeSH E01.450.495.620 --- pregnancy tests, immunologic MeSH E01.450.495.735 --- serologic tests MeSH E01.450.495.735 ...

*Reproductive immunology

This vaccine is currently being tested in animals and hopefully will be an effective contraceptive for humans. Normally, ... Infertility after anti-sperm antibody binding can be caused by autoagglutination, sperm cytotoxicity, blockage of sperm-ovum ... They are protected by other means like immunologic tolerance and immunomodulation. ... Experiments are undergoing to test the effectiveness of an immunocontraceptive vaccine that inhibits the fusing of spermatozoa ...

*C-Met

MAbs facilitate destruction of tumor cells by complement-dependent cytotoxicity (CDC) and cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC). In ... IFNs have been tested as therapies for many types of cancers and have demonstrated therapeutic benefits. IL-2 has been approved ... Drugs used for immunotherapy can act either passively by enhancing the immunologic response to MET-expressing tumor cells, or ... Neutralizing anti-HGF antibodies were initially tested in combination, and it was shown that at least three antibodies, acting ...

*Acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Laboratory tests that might show abnormalities include blood count, kidney function, electrolyte, and liver enzyme tests. ... In trials these have been a type of T-cell capable of cytotoxicity. Inserting the DNA into the effector cell can be ... This effect has been attributed to making an immunologic space within which the cells populate. The process as a whole results ... Immunohistochemical testing may reveal TdT or CALLA antigens on the surface of leukemic cells. TdT is a protein expressed early ...

*Sulfonamide (medicine)

... forms reactive metabolites that cause either direct cytotoxicity or immunologic response. The nonantibiotic sulfonamides lack ... This and nonexistent testing requirements led to the elixir sulfanilamide disaster in the fall of 1937, during which at least ... However, it had no effect at all in the test tube, exerting its antibacterial action only in live animals. Later, it was ...

*Index of immunology articles

Immunoglobulin light chain Immunoglobulin M Immunoglobulin Y Immunohaematology Immunoisolate Immunologic activation Immunologic ... Wheat germ agglutinin White blood cell Widal test William B. Coley Award XCL1 XCL2 XCR1. ... CXCL16 CXCL17 CXCL2 CXCL3 CXCL5 CXCL6 CXCL7 CXCL9 CXCR4 CXCR6 CXCR7 Cytokine Cytokine redundancy Cytokine storm Cytotoxicity ... Anti-cholesterol Anti-gliadin antibodies Antibody Antibody opsonization Antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity Antibody- ...

*Miriam Posner Finkel

Allen, JG: Tests of Liver Function. Kansas City Academy, Kansas City. 57. Finkel, M. P., & Hirsch, G. M. (1950). URANIUM ... Reilly, C. A., Pritchard, D. J., Biskis, B. O., & Finkel, M. P. (1972). Immunologic evidence suggesting a viral etiology of ... USA). Pritchard, D. J., Reilly, C. A., Finkel, M. P., & Ivins, John C. (1974). Cytotoxicity of human osteosarcoma sera to ...

*Monoclonal antibody therapy

The A4 study on older individuals who are positive for indicators of AD but are negative for genetic risk factors will test ... The four known IgG subclasses are involved in antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity. Antibodies are a key component of the ... murine molecules were engineered to remove immunogenic content and to increase immunologic efficiency. This was initially ... Major problems associated with murine antibodies included reduced stimulation of cytotoxicity and the formation complexes after ...

*Cancer immunotherapy

... and CR3-dependent cellular cytotoxicity. Complement-dependent cytotoxicity occurs when antibodies bind to the cancer cell ... In on-going trials the combination of CTLA-4 blockade with PD-1 or PD-L1 inhibitors is tested on different types of cancer. ... T cells and immune system cytokines and have been investigated in clinical trials as immunologic adjuvants. Mitogenic ... Complement can lead to cell death by activation of the membrane attack complex, known as complement-dependent cytotoxicity; ...

*HLA A1-B8-DR3-DQ2

This aided in the proper identification of transplant matches prior to the era of PCR-gene testing. Prior to refined typing for ... Czaja AJ, Carpenter HA, Santrach PJ, Moore SB (January 1995). "Immunologic features and HLA associations in chronic viral ... whereas class I mediated cytotoxicity is not. MICA and MICB are intestinally expressed. There are many genes that lie on either ... make it useful for making cell lines that can be used to test serotyping antibodies. As a result, HLA-A1 and B8 produce some of ...

*Major histocompatibility complex

A cross-reaction test between potential donor cells and recipient serum seeks to detect presence of preformed anti-HLA ... On the cell's surface, the epitope can contact its cognate region on immunologic structures recognizing that epitope. That ... causing damage via mechanisms such as direct cytotoxicity from CD8 cells. Acute humoral rejection and chronic disfunction ...

*Mycoplasma pneumoniae

Culture tests are rarely used as diagnosic tools; rather immunoblotting, immunofluorescent staining, hemadsorption tests, ... Immunologic, and Respiratory Indices in a Murine Model of Mycoplasma pneumoniae Lower Respiratory Infection". Antimicrob. ... which would prevent initiation of cytotoxicity and subsequent symptoms. To date, vaccines targeted at the P1 adhesin have shown ... Causative diagnosis is dependent upon laboratory testing, however these methods are more practical in epidemiological studies ...

*Streptococcus agalactiae

... that can be detected directly in intact bacteria using latex agglutination tests. The CAMP test is also another important test ... depending on the immunologic reactivity of their polysaccharide capsule. This is why the plural term group B streptococci ( ... of Streptococcus urinary tract infection depends on bacterial strain and β-hemolysin/cytolysin that mediates cytotoxicity, ... Nucleic acid amplification tests (NAAT) such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and DNA hybridization probes have been ...

*Zinc finger nuclease

One type of ZFN, known as SB-728-T, has been tested for potential application in the treatment of HIV. Zinc-finger nickases ( ... Immunologic research. 42 (1-3): 166-181. doi:10.1007/s12026-008-8057-6. PMC 2699549 . PMID 18841331. Rosenberg, T. "The man who ... "Creating Designed Zinc-Finger Nucleases with Minimal Cytotoxicity". Journal of Molecular Biology. 405 (3): 630-641. doi:10.1016 ... initial work leading to the application of ZFN technology in this manner revolved around and involved the isolation and testing ...

*Group B streptococcal infection

35 per test for a home-testing pack, and it is offered by private clinics. The test is also available privately, for a UK-wide ... depending on the immunologic reactivity of their polysaccharide capsule. As other virulent bacteria, GBS harbours an important ... of Streptococcus urinary tract infection depends on bacterial strain and β-hemolysin/cytolysin that mediates cytotoxicity, ... that can be detected directly in intact bacteria using latex agglutination tests. The CAMP test is also another important test ...