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innate

1. Botany (of anthers) joined to the filament by the base only
2. (in rationalist philosophy) (of ideas) present in the mind before any experience and knowable by pure reason

innate

[i′nāt]
(biology)
Pertaining to a natural or inborn character dependent on genetic constitution.
(botany)
Positioned at the apex of a supporting structure.
(mycology)
Embedded in, especially of an organ such as the fruiting body embedded in the thallus of some fungi.
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The importance of innate immunity and mucosal defence system is increasingly appreciated and may be dysregulated in asthmatics individuals.
The researchers plan to use the activation of innate immunity to regenerate damaged tissues to improve wound healing or recovery after a heart attack.
Chomsky's interpretation of the IDT has been accepted by the vast majority of contemporary cognitive scientists and they have proceeded to flesh out his proposal that the IDT can be overcome by innate constraints.
In the studies led by Kanneganti, Kuriakose and colleagues first sought to identify the specific machinery that the innate immune system uses to induce cell suicide.
are careful not to overstate their case, however, and while they highlight the importance of learning in one's formative years, they do not attempt to underplay the role of innate abilities.
Working with Innate Pharma, we seek to create new bispecific antibodies that will focus the immune system to kill cancer cells by engaging natural killer cells.
Innate resins exhibit high-melt strength for excellent bubble stability and greater shear thinning to enable reduced extruder amperage and melt temperature.
The report provides brief overview of Innate Pharma SA including business description, key information and facts, and its locations and subsidiaries
High levels of innate talent do not mean that deliberate practice and hard work are unimportant.
The expanded glossary below presents the main features of and mechanisms and players in the innate and adaptive immune systems that are relevant to this special issue of Alcohol Research: Current Reviews.
2) Do specific deleterious members of the NP microbiome alter host innate immune responses in a manner that predisposes to respiratory infections?
The study by Concordia University indicates that bilingual kids are more likely to believe that psychological attributes are not innate but are shaped by the environment.