immunostimulation

immunostimulation

 [im″u-no-stim″u-la´shun]
stimulation of an immune response, such as by bcg vaccine.

immunostimulation

/im·mu·no·stim·u·la·tion/ (-stim″u-la´shun) stimulation of an immune response, e.g., by use of BCG vaccine.

immunostimulation

stimulation of an immune response, e.g. by use of BCG vaccine, levamisole, thiabendazole.
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Benefits of pregnant sheep immunostimulation with Corynebacterium cutis on post-partum and early newborn's life IgG levels, stillbirth rate and lamb's weight.
The use of immunostimulation in marine larviculture: possibilities and challenges.
In this regard, channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus also seems to respond to [beta]-glucan immunostimulation when whole yeast cells have been used to improve its immune system (Welker et al.
Such stimuli are responsible for pathological damage and local systemic immunostimulation (Jagannath et al.
Although the mechanism of action of PGNs leading to immunostimulation in the host is not yet completely understood, it has been shown that several families of PRRs mediated PGN recognition such as the Toll-like receptors and the recently discovered family of Peptidoglycan Recognition Proteins.
These chitooligosaccharides play an important role in antimicrobial activity, tumor suppression, immunostimulation, wound healing, and tissue regeneration, consequently a chitosan with a lower DA and molecular weight might be better than one with a higher DA and molecular weight for the preparation of scaffolds for tissue engineering applications (1).
Immunostimulation by plant polyphenols: A relationship between tumor necrosis factor-alpha production and tannin structure.
IMP321, which is a soluble form of LAG-3, is an antigen presenting cell activator that induces T cell immunostimulation for cancer chemoimmunotherapy.
These compounds cause immunostimulation and immunosuppression.
According to other authors, bacteria show different immunostimulation profiles.
Although the amino acid sequence of the flagellin protein FliC, which is assumed to be responsible for its binding to mouse TLR5, (99,100) is almost identical between the two SFBs, rSFB was not effective for immunostimulation of mice.