immune system

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n immune system a system (including the thymus and bone marrow and lymphoid tissues) that protects the body from foreign substances and pathogenic organisms by producing the immune response
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Usage

In literature:

He wondered if, after the immune system conquered a virus, it consumed it.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
What he liked about us was that we are Territorials, immune from this new "platoon" system.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, October 28, 1914" by Various
You see, I need to try to develop antibodies to the telomerase enzyme that won't be rejected by his immune system.
"Syndrome" by Thomas Hoover
An insistence upon system and exactness will insure immunity from failures.
"The Century Cook Book" by Mary Ronald
Now began a vast system in North Italy of episcopal "immunities," which made the bishops temporal sovereigns.
"The Browning Cyclopædia" by Edward Berdoe
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In news:

The therapy is personalized using each patient's immune system "T cells".
A promising landscape for immune system-related diseases p506.
Suggested retail price for Halo is $12.99, and the product will be merchandised alongside immunity system boosters in the cough-cold aisle.
We'll visit a kick-butt recipe for Immune Soup, talk about which herbs and foods support our immune system, and discuss time-tested treatments.
Immune system can attack the body it's supposed to protect.
In most people, the immune system does a good job of protecting them from infection.
But sometimes the immune system mistakenly turns against the very body it's designed to protect.
Give your immune system an extra boost with these quick tips for healthy immunity :Eat the colors of the rainbow.
Give your immune system an extra boost with these quick tips for healthy immunity :Eat the colors of the rain.
Oz gives you his best advice for living a long healthy life including the most important things you can do to keep your immune system strong.
Massaging premature babies could help boost immune system.
A new study suggests gently massaging premature babies could help boost their immune system.
Foods That Boost Your Immune System.
Your immune system is working overtime.
Researchers have long known that laughter boosts the immune system, lowers cholesterol and blood pressure, and reduces stress.
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In science:

Afterwards, the prototype SANA of an artificial immune system is introduced and its results in different attack scenarios are discussed.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
Existing artificial immune systems for the networks security domain are discussed in the next section.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
Details about the human immune system are not explained in this article and it is referred e.g. to .
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
In the design and implementation of an artificial immune system, mostly a few parts of the human immune system are modeled.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
In is stated that these four methods are the most promising as well as novel approaches of the artificial immune systems, which are significant different to existing approaches of computer science in general.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
The cell communication enables the collaboration between immune cells and the system manages itself so that the whole body is secured.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
This organization should be used when an artificial immune system is deployed so that the fault tolerance and redundancies are available.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
ARTIS/LISYS This artificial immune system secures a broadcast network against intrusions.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
The artificial cells are generated according to the human immune system: the cells are randomly generated and the appropriate cells are selected using the positive and negative selection.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
CIDS Dasgupta introduces approaches to use an artificial immune system in the network security domain .
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
In is a blueprint of an artificial immune system described where several parts are similar in the SANA system introduced below.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
In are several algorithms analyzed and a framework of an artificial immune system introduced.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
The next section describes challenges in the process of bringing an artificial immune system into production in the network security domain, which also copes with the upcoming requirements due to future trends in intrusions.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
The architecture between artificial immune systems and common used protection systems is different.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
Immunity by design: An artificial immune system.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
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