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Immunosuppression

"Immunosuppression" 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.

Deliberate prevention or diminution of the host's immune response. It may be nonspecific as in the administration of immunosuppressive agents (drugs or radiation) or by lymphocyte depletion or may be specific as in desensitization or the simultaneous administration of antigen and immunosuppressive drugs.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immunosuppression" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Immunosuppression" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 747 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 34 publications in 1998 and 2010
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.