antibody-mediated immunity


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antibody-mediated immunity

[¦an·tə‚bäd·ē ¦mēd·ē‚ād·əd i′myün·əd·ē]
(immunology)
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The Society's MS Lesion Project is following clues that antibody-mediated immunity is at work in MS destruction in some people, while T cell-mediated immunity affects others.
The half-life of antibody-mediated immunity against pertussis toxin is fairly short-lived, about 36 days.
Also known as antibody-mediated immunity, humoral immunity results from recognition of pathogens by specific antibodies.

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