hypersusceptibility

hy·per·sus·cep·ti·bil·i·ty

(hī'pĕr-sŭ-sep'ti-bil'i-tē),
Increased susceptibility or response to an infective, chemical, or other agent.

hypersusceptibility

(hī″pĕr-sŭ-sĕp″tĭ-bĭl′ĭ-tē) [″ + ″]
An exaggerated susceptibility to an antigen, chemical, disease, or other stimulus.

hy·per·sus·cep·ti·bil·i·ty

(hī'pĕr-sŭ-sep'ti-bil'i-tē)
Increased susceptibility or response to an infective, chemical, or other agent.
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Hypersusceptibility of A/J mice to tuberculosis is in part due to a deficiency of the fifth complement component (C5).
Flohe et al., "Depletion of neutrophil extracellular traps in vivo results in hypersusceptibility to polymicrobial sepsis in mice," Critical Care, vol.
For example, the expression of miR-93 causes hypersusceptibility to vesicular stomatitis virus infection in Dicer1-deficient mice [39].
Lascols et al., "Update on fluoroquinolone resistance in Helicobacter pylori: new mutations leading to resistance and first description of a gyrA polymorphism associated with hypersusceptibility," International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, vol.
Besides the common risk factors for vasospasm such as smoking,[sup][6] previous studies have showed that coronary artery spasm was associated with allergic reactions sometimes, such as asthma [sup][1] or hypersusceptibility to specific drugs.[sup][3] Allergen screening could be helpful for these patients to avoid unnecessary provocations.
How activated DNA damage checkpoint signaling contributes to syndrome phenotypes and HSPC hypersusceptibility to apoptosis will be assessed.
Mutant mtDNA at 1555 A to G in 12S rRNA gene hypersusceptibility of mitochondrial translation to streptomycin can be co-transferred to rho O HeLa cells.
Aposhian also offered testimony seeming to support a theory of "genetic hypersusceptibility," which means that some individuals may be genetically predisposed to immune system damage from ethylmercury.
Role of mutant CFTR in hypersusceptibility of cystic fibrosis patients to lung infections.
The K65R mutation in reverse transcriptase confers resistance to tenofovir and intermediate levels of cross-resistance to abacavir, didanosine, and lamivudine, and also has resistance effects for stavudine (not evident in phenotypic testing), while conferring hypersusceptibility to zidovudine.
Hypersusceptibility to cisplatin carcinogenicity in metallothioneinI/II double knockout mice: production of hepatocellular carcinoma at clinically relevant doses.
It infiltrates the skin rapidly without feeling greasy or tacky, causing no irritation or hypersusceptibility. It also maintains skin moisture well, slowing the evaporation of water from the surface of skin and making skin soft, smooth, and elastic.