immunodeficiency

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immunodeficiency

a deficiency in or breakdown of a person's immune system

immunodeficiency

[¦im·yə‚nō·də′fish·ən·sē]
(immunology)
Any defect of antibody function or cell-mediated immunity.
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The EUROclass trial: defining subgroups in common variable immunodeficiency.
Jin Li et al, "Association of CLEC16A with common variable immunodeficiency disorder and role in murine B cells," Nature Communications, published online April 20, 2015.
The family described here demonstrates a previously unreported familial association of retinitis pigmentosa and common variable immunodeficiency state.
Key Words: common variable immunodeficiency, cytomegalovirus, diarrhea
These include, but are not limited to, congenital X-linked agammaglobulinemia, common variable immunodeficiency, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and severe combined immunodeficiencies.
These include but are not limited to congenital X linked agammaglobulinemia, common variable immunodeficiency, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, and severe combined immunodeficiencies.
a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing small-molecule drugs to treat severe medical conditions, today announced that the first patients have been dosed in two separate Phase 2a clinical studies of its lead immunomodulatory compound, apilimod mesylate (STA-5326), in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and common variable immunodeficiency (CVID).
indication, the treatment of common variable immunodeficiency (CVID).
BLyS is currently undergoing human clinical trials to evaluate its safety in patients with Common Variable Immunodeficiency, or CVID.
In a separate program, HGS is currently testing BLyS as a therapy in a clinical trial treating patients with common variable immunodeficiency (CVID), a disease characterized by inadequate production of antibodies.