The role of microbial pattern recognition in self: nonself
discrimination in innate and adaptative immunity.
gt;50 bp) that are absent in the self should provide a very analytically sensitive, background-free measurement of nonself
Jungck: Common fixed points for noncontinuous nonself
maps on a nonnumeric space, Far East J.
More specifically, I propose that this metaphysical reality is manifested most clearly in the biological reality that a woman's body--her immune system in particular--is able to distinguish self from nonself
Smith uses the analogy of distant adjustment in vision to specifically discuss altruism, that is, how to allocate resources between the self and an important nonself
The power to recognize sibs could be just a by-product of an ability to recognize self from nonself
in plants, he says.
It is hoped that immunologic tolerance to certain nonself
antigens, such as alloantigens in organ transplants, can be established as stably as natural tolerance to self-constituents.
At the root of the wood wide web: self recognition and nonself
incompatibility in mycorrhizal networks.
view denies the very existence of the self and therefore the individual identity.
Mishra, Coincidences and fixed points of nonself
hybrid contractions, J.
This model is based on the discrimination principle that the immune system adopts to distinguish between self and nonself
Immunology scientists traditionally described the human immune system as the problem of distinguishing "self" from dangerous "non-self" and eliminating dangerous nonself