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nonsusceptibility:

see immunityimmunity,
ability of an organism to resist disease by identifying and destroying foreign substances or organisms. Although all animals have some immune capabilities, little is known about nonmammalian immunity.
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Fluoroquinolone nonsusceptibility increased from 55% (177 of 323 isolates) in 2006 to 66% (221 of 336) in 2015.
New therapeutic options are needed, especially because of reported nonsusceptibility of Gram-positive bacteria to daptomycin, linezolid, and vancomycin and its associated poor outcomes, increased length of stay, healthcare costs, and overall morbidity [11-14].
Throughout the study,[sup][7] a trend toward increased nonsusceptibility rates for carbapenems was observed, especially for K.
Furthermore, we compared anti-CCP antibodies levels between RA patients homozygous for PTPN22 susceptibility haplotype CT and homozygous carriers of (-1123G/+1858C or GC) nonsusceptibility PTPN22 haplotype, which included the wild alleles from both SNPs.
There is only one baseline parameter [[beta].sub.AA] (= [[delta].sub.AB] = [[beta].sub.BB]) which is interpreted as the natural logarithm of the odds of susceptibility versus nonsusceptibility to the disease in the absence of other factors [12].
For Enterococci isolates, in "Antimicrobial resistance trends in the province of British Columbia," AMR Trends Report, 2009, [29] nonsusceptibility to ciprofloxacin decreased progressively from a peak of 47.0% in 2002 to 24.8% in 2011.
The high prevalence of penicillin nonsusceptibility and cross-resistance in S.
Erythromycin nonsusceptibility (resistant or intermediate) was the most common phenotype observed in all groups.
The use of ECG as biometric offers an attractive alternative to other conventional biometrics due to its nonsusceptibility against circumvention.
Abruptly switching from the old to the new penicillin break points can create the appearance of a sudden drop in penicillin nonsusceptibility, he added.