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response

1. Bridge a bid replying to a partner's bid or double
2. Christianity a short sentence or phrase recited or sung by the choir or congregation in reply to the officiant at a church service
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input level, at a particular frequency, of a transmission line or electrical device
4. any pattern of glandular, muscular, or electrical reactions that arises from stimulation of the nervous system

response

[ri′späns]
(communications)
(control systems)
A quantitative expression of the output of a device or system as a function of the input. Also known as system response.
(statistics)
The value of some measurable quantity after a treatment has been applied.
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Recent insights into the immunopathogenesis of psoriasis provide new therapeutic opportunities.
Kazanis and her coinvestigators sought to identify similarities and differences between psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients in terms of comorbid autoimmune disease burden, reasoning that their findings might shed light on areas of shared and divergent immunopathogenesis.
Instruments with more than six-color capabilities are utilized to elucidate antigen-specific immune responses and provide information to better understand immunopathogenesis of infectious diseases, autoimmunity, and cancer--as well as generate knowledge that will improve diagnostics.
Immunopathogenesis and spectrum of infections in systemic lupus erythematosus.
Kerr DA and Ayetey H (2002): Immunopathogenesis of acute transverse myelitis.
In addition, despite ongoing research to define the immunopathogenesis of HIV disease, there remains little hope in the near future for the development of an effective preventative vaccine.
Future efforts to delineate the relative contribution of other mechanisms will be crucial to the understanding of HIV immunopathogenesis and to the ability to attenuate it.
The immunopathogenesis reflects the T-helper 2 type of hypersensitivity response.
Sarcoidosis: clinical presentation, immunopathogenesis, and therapeutics.
Her research interests include the immunopathogenesis of B.