humoral response

humoral response

a hypersensitivity reaction mediated by B lymphocytes. Compare cell-mediated immune response. See also humoral immunity.

humoral response

inflammation induced by release of biochemicals, e.g. cytokines; prostaglandins (contrast with cellular response)
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To characterize the humoral response induced by immunization with different doses of the YP total extract and the Y.
Numerous studies performed in different animal species (pigs, rabbits, rats, chicken) exposed to AFB1 failed to observe a significant impairment of the specific humoral response following vaccination or sensitization (Giambrone et al.
Enhanced humoral response in terms of increased number of antibody-producing cells and higher serum antibody levels were observed in radiation induced immunocompromised chickens administered with plant
As the TB infection progresses, a shift from the predominant cell-mediated immune response towards humoral response occurs (9).
The 39 contributions discuss humoral response to lung transplantation, anesthesia, mechanical ventilation, immunosuppression strategies, viral and bacterial infections, lung rejection, bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, and malignancy following transplant.
If antibody levels are normal but clinical suspicion remains high, humoral response against tetanus toxoid, Streptococcus pneumoniae, and Haemophilus influenzae capsular polysaccharide [4-6] should be tested by antibody assays after immunization.
It is observed that both serum immunoglobulin A (IgA) and IgG levels increased as part of the systemic humoral response against Hp, and Hp-specific IgA and IgM concentrations in the gastric fluid increased as part of the local humoral response.
At day 28, no significant influence on humoral response in broiler birds vaccinated against NDV in either presence or absence of OTA was observed.
The isolation of foreign particles by hemocyte phagocytosis or encapsulation can be performed within a few minutes after the appearance of pathogen, whereas the humoral response time is usually measured in hours (Mydlarz et al.
Total and subclass titer on HBsAb: Anti HBsAg humoral response was assessed by ELISA in different immunization groups.
Such humoral response was the result of cytokine activated PPRVimmunogen specific plasma cells.
Humoral response after vaccination with commercially available oil-emulsion inactivated poultry vaccines has been observed for up to 9 months in vaccinated falcons.