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pattern recognition receptor

Abbreviation: PRR
A receptor on an antigen-presenting cell of the immune system that recognizes molecular sequences found on disease-causing organisms but not host cells. PRRs detect the presence of pathogen-associated chemicals such as lipopolysaccharides, mannans, and teichoic acids.
See also: receptor
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According to the 2013 ADA Survey of Dental Fees, the average fees charged by dental providers for sealants range from $44 to $57, while the fees associated with PRRs range from $78 to $96 (Table I).
In the 1st hypothetical scenario; a majority of the respondents selected PRR as a preferred restoration in spite of the fact the carious lesion only involved enamel surface.
agency, a PRR firm would be financially liable for rulemaking and would
Table 5 compares the PRR and SRR for degrees in Australia, on average, to other comparable countries for 2004.
The proposed tools: PPV, PRR, and FRR are to be verified according to the following 5 criteria.
We argue that relatively (a) low attachment avoidance and high attachment anxiety may contribute to LDRR satisfaction, and (b) low attachment avoidance and low attachment anxiety would contribute to PRR satisfaction.
Most of the women who worked for the PRR were unmarried, in their late teens and early twenties.
In this study, we used this high-throughput approach to quantify and characterize the extensive fragmentation of human serum ITIH4 within the PRR and to further explore its association with different disease conditions.
Personal Role Radio Capabilities North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Product Stock Number Code Description 5820-99-721-8335 P21050000 PRR Body (Green) Complete--English The PRR body is complete with an antenna and an English user card.
When fully implemented, communications routed from a British soldier equipped with today's PRR or the FIST communications solution would be able, via a Bowman VHF radio, to communicate with dismounted JTRS forces when Cluster 5 becomes available.