positive anergy

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pos·i·tive an·er·gy

a reduction of the normal or usual immunologic response resulting from a reaction to a specific allergen.
Synonym(s): specific anergy
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Enk, "Interleukin-10-treated human dendritic cells induce a melanoma-antigen- specific anergy in [CD8.sup.+] T cells resulting in a failure to lyse tumor cells," Blood, vol.
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