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Descriptor English: Disease Resistance
Descriptor Spanish: Resistencia a la Enfermedad
Descriptor resistencia a la enfermedad
Scope note: Capacidad de un organismo para defenderse contra procesos patológicos o de los agentes de dichos procesos. Esto implica a menudo la inmunidad innata por la cual el organismo responde a los patógenos de manera genérica. El término resistencia a enfermedades se utiliza con mayor frecuencia cuando se refiere a las plantas.
Descriptor Portuguese: Resistência à Doença
Descriptor French: Résistance à la maladie
Entry term(s): Disease Resistances
Resistance, Disease
Resistances, Disease
Tree number(s): C23.550.291.671
G12.450.564.250
G12.450.800.250
G15.630.250
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060467
Scope note: The capacity of an organism to defend itself against pathological processes or the agents of those processes. This most often involves innate immunity whereby the organism responds to pathogens in a generic way. The term disease resistance is used most frequently when referring to plants.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Immunity, Innate (1978-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012; see IMMUNITY, INNATE 1979-2011
History Note: 2012; use IMMUNITY, INNATE 1978-2011
Entry Version: DIS RESISTANCE
DeCS ID: 54542
Unique ID: D060467
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2016/06/22
Disease Resistance - Preferred
Concept UI M0413729
Scope note The capacity of an organism to defend itself against pathological processes or the agents of those processes. This most often involves innate immunity whereby the organism responds to pathogens in a generic way. The term disease resistance is used most frequently when referring to plants.
Preferred term Disease Resistance
Entry term(s) Disease Resistances
Resistance, Disease
Resistances, Disease



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