immunostimulation

immunostimulation

 [im″u-no-stim″u-la´shun]
stimulation of an immune response, such as by bcg vaccine.
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Early work to increase in vivo immunostimulation of adoptively transferred T cells utilized IL-2 [159].
Previous studies have shown that SF and its related chemical components possess a wide spectrum of biological activities such as antioxidation, antitumor [17, 18], hepatoprotection against chemically and virally induced hepatic injury [19], antifatigue, immunostimulation, and antiaging [20].
The effects of immunostimulation through dietary manipulation in the rainbow trout; evaluation of mucosal immunity.
Plant products have been reported to promote various activities like antistress, growth promotion, appetite stimulation and immunostimulation in aquaculture practices (Citarasu et al., 2001, 2002; Sivaram et al., 2004).
Effects of immunostimulation with OK432, coenzyme Q10, or levamisole on dimethylhydrazine-induced colonic carcinogenesis in rats.
Immunostimulation of tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon) hemocytes for generation of microbial substances: Analysis of reactive oxygen species.
The emerging data suggest that the possible mechanisms may be by immunostimulation, quenching free radicals, enhancing cellular detoxification mechanisms, repair damaged non-proliferating cells, inducing cell proliferation and self-renewal of damaged proliferating tissues, and replenishing them by eliminating damaged or mutated cells with fresh cells.
Hoflich et al., "Stroke-induced immunodeficiency promotes spontaneous bacterial infections and is mediated by sympathetic activation reversal by poststroke T helper cell Type 1-like immunostimulation," Journal of Experimental Medicine, vol.
It has been also reported that Platycodi Radix stimulates antioxidants, immunostimulation, and antitumor activity and prevents hyperlipidaemia and obesity [7-9].
Linear and branched [beta] (1-3) D-glucans activate but do not prime teleost macrophages in vitro and are inactivated by dilute acid: Implications for dietary immunostimulation. Fish Shellfish.
Enhancement of microbial activity in the tiger shrimp Panaeus monodon via immunostimulation. J.