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Descriptor in English: Immunity, Innate
Descriptor in Spanish: Inmunidad Innata
Descriptor in Portuguese: Imunidade Inata
Descriptor in French: Immunité innée
Entry term(s): Immune Response, Innate
Immune Responses, Innate
Immunity, Native
Immunity, Natural
Immunity, Non Specific
Immunity, Non-Specific
Innate Immune Response
Innate Immune Responses
Innate Immunity
Native Immunity
Natural Immunity
Natural Resistance
Non-Specific Immunity
Resistance, Natural
Tree number(s): G12.450.564
Scope note: The capacity of a normal organism to remain unaffected by microorganisms and their toxins. It results from the presence of naturally occurring ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS, constitutional factors such as BODY TEMPERATURE and immediate acting immune cells such as NATURAL KILLER CELLS.
Annotation: coordinate with specific disease /immunol
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2009(1978)
See also the descriptors: Inflammasomes MeSH
DeCS UI: 7297
Descriptor UI: D007113
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/03/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/07
Immunity, Innate - Preferred
Concept UI M0011078
Scope note The capacity of a normal organism to remain unaffected by microorganisms and their toxins. It results from the presence of naturally occurring ANTI-INFECTIVE AGENTS, constitutional factors such as BODY TEMPERATURE and immediate acting immune cells such as NATURAL KILLER CELLS.
Preferred term Immunity, Innate
Entry term(s) Immune Response, Innate
Immune Responses, Innate
Immunity, Native
Immunity, Natural
Immunity, Non Specific
Immunity, Non-Specific
Innate Immune Response
Innate Immune Responses
Innate Immunity
Native Immunity
Natural Immunity
Non-Specific Immunity
Resistance, Natural - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0413730
Preferred term Resistance, Natural
Entry term(s) Natural Resistance



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