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immunomodulation
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Alteration of the immune system or of an immune response by agents that activate or suppress its function. This can include immunization or administration of immunomodulatory drugs. Immunomodulation can also encompass non-therapeutic alteration of the immune system effected by endogenous or exogenous substances.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2013
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/203529.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/203529
Used For
immunoregulation
Broader Term
immunity
Narrower Term
immunostimulation (physiological)
immunosuppression
Related Term
immunomodulators
Spanish
inmunomodulación
Term Number
203529