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Descriptor English: Immunity
Descriptor Spanish: Inmunidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Imunidade
Descriptor French: Immunité
Tree number(s): G12.450
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007109
Scope note: Nonsusceptibility to the invasive or pathogenic effects of foreign microorganisms or to the toxic effect of antigenic substances.
Annotation: IM GEN only for "immunity" or "immune process"; NIM with specific disease /immunol (IM); "immune response": index under ANTIBODY FORMATION (usually discusses B-lymphocytes) or IMMUNITY, CELLULAR (usually discusses T-lymphocytes); TN 242
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: RADIATION IMMUNOLOGY was heading 1964-66
History Note: RADIATION IMMUNOLOGY was heading 1964-66
Related: Immunologic Techniques MeSH
Tumor Escape MeSH
DeCS ID: 7293
Unique ID: D007109
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Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/02/28
Immunity - Preferred
Concept UI M0011071
Scope note Nonsusceptibility to the invasive or pathogenic effects of foreign microorganisms or to the toxic effect of antigenic substances.
Preferred term Immunity



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