• secretion
  • Women with these receptors who do not have mucosal secretion of the fucosyltransferase enzyme to help block bacterial adherence are more likely to have colonization of E coli and other coliforms from the rectum and less likely to have lactobacilli in the periurethral area, resulting in frequent episodes of cystitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune
  • The disease, also known as hay fever or pollinosis, occurs in individuals with a sensitized immune system. (scielo.br)
  • One hypothesis to explain the steep rise in allergic diseases in recent years is the 'hygiene hypothesis': the excessive 'cleanliness' of the environment has led to a decline in the infectious stimuli that are necessary in the development of the immune system. (scielo.br)
  • An interesting subset of this factory of cytokines is the factors that have been shown to have a profound effect on modulating the immune system. (hindawi.com)
  • The microscopic alterations of psoriatic plaques include an infiltration of immune cells in the dermis and epidermis, a dilatation and an increase in the number of blood vessels in the upper dermis, and a massively thickened epidermis with atypical keratinocyte differentiation. (wiley.com)
  • It is considered a fact that the immune system plays an important role in the pathogenesis of psoriasis. (wiley.com)
  • They have re-emerged because of the lack of organs available and the constant battle to keep immune systems from rejecting allotransplants. (wikipedia.org)
  • proteins
  • With state-of-the art molecular biology and protein biochemistry labs, we work with our clients to rapidly evaluate in parallel to identify the optimal expression system for candidate proteins. (abgent.com)
  • genetically
  • Noroviruses (NoV) are a genetically diverse group of single-stranded positive-sense RNA, non-enveloped viruses belonging to the Caliciviridae family. (wikipedia.org)
  • type
  • Type 2 is found exclusively on the surface of red blood cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • ABO grouping is a test performed to determine an individual's blood type. (medscape.com)
  • Type O blood is the most frequent, and type B and AB are the least frequent (see Table 2). (medscape.com)
  • A type and cross needs to be completed before blood is issued to prevent ABO incompatibility. (medscape.com)
  • Fae died 21 days later due to a humoral-based graft rejection thought to be caused mainly by an ABO blood type mismatch, considered unavoidable due to the rarity of type O baboons. (wikipedia.org)
  • secretors
  • Lewis negative people (Le a-, Le b-) are homozygous for the recessive le allele and can be either secretors or non-secretors. (wikipedia.org)
  • transfusion
  • Given that this condition is very rare, any person with this blood group who needs an urgent blood transfusion will probably be unable to get it, as no blood bank would have any in stock. (wikipedia.org)
  • Those anticipating the need for blood transfusion may bank blood for their own use, but of course this option is not available in cases of accidental injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ABO system is regarded as the most important blood-group system in transfusion medicine because of severe hemolytic transfusion reactions and, to a lesser degree, hemolytic disease of the newborn . (medscape.com)
  • ABO testing is performed in order to prevent an adverse transfusion reaction that could be caused by ABO incompatibility between the patient and a blood donor. (medscape.com)
  • cells
  • The Notch binding allows groups of cells to organize themselves such that, if one cell expresses a given trait, this may be switched off in neighbouring cells by the intercellular notch signal. (wikipedia.org)
  • diseases
  • Studies evaluating the relationship between ABO blood group status and atopic diseases have appeared in the literature since the late sixties. (scielo.br)
  • people
  • Mongoloid is the term which anthropologists applied to the ethnic group which migrated to Southeast Asia during the Holocene period and evolved into the Austronesian people (associated with the Haplogroup O1 (Y-DNA) genetic marker), a group of Malayo-Polynesian-speaking people including those from Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Malagasy, the non-Chinese Taiwan Aboriginals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Results
  • Those under the age of five are most often affected and in this group it results in about 50,000 deaths in the developing world. (wikipedia.org)