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Adaptive Immunity

"Adaptive Immunity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Protection from an infectious disease agent that is mediated by B- and T- LYMPHOCYTES following exposure to specific antigen, and characterized by IMMUNOLOGIC MEMORY. It can result from either previous infection with that agent or vaccination (IMMUNITY, ACTIVE), or transfer of antibody or lymphocytes from an immune donor (IMMUNIZATION, PASSIVE).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Adaptive Immunity" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Adaptive Immunity" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 447 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2016
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