immune deviation


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im·mune de·vi·a·tion

1. Synonym(s): split tolerance
2. the gradual change from the typical in utero Th2 cell perdominant immune system to a T1 predominant status, the usual process in the non-atopic infant.

immune deviation

modification of an immune response to an antigen caused by a previous exposure to the same antigen.
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Suppression of experimental autoimmune uveitis in mice by induction of anterior chamber-associated immune deviation with interphotoreceptor retinoid-binding protein.
Mechanisms preventing allergen-induced airways hyperreactivity: role of tolerance and immune deviation.
The mechanism of action relies on selectively inducing an immune deviation of a T cell function from inflammatory to regulatory, thus inhibiting disease-related inflammation without affecting patient's immunity to infectious diseases or cancer.

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