• WordNet 3.6
    • n immunodeficiency immunological disorder in which some part of the body's immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced
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In news:

We identified 3 patients with chronic, asymptomatic HIV who presented between 2001 and 2005 with spontaneous nasal septal abscesses in the absence of previous trauma, nasal surgery, sinusitis, infection, or immunodeficiency.
The human immunodeficiency virus, first identified in the early 1980s, presents one of the most devastating health challenges humankind has ever confronted.
Study Demonstrates Safety and Efficacy of Subcutaneous Vivaglobin® as First-Line Therapy for Primary Immunodeficiency.
Classification system for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection m children under 13 years of age.
Safety Against Cervical Precancer and Cancer Following Negative Human Papillomavirus and Papanicolaou Test Results in Human Immunodeficiency Virus –Infected Women.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive mothers have been able to guard against transmitting the disease to their babies by taking antiretroviral drugs during pregnancy.
The truth about feline immunodeficiency virus.
Taconic to Produce and Distribute CIEA's Super Immunodeficient BRG Mouse.
Natural history of human immunodeficiency virus infection in Zaire.
Acquired immunodeficiency with reversed T4/T8 ratios in infants born to promiscuous and drug-addicted mothers.
Jude Children's Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee, is a premier center for research and treatment of potentially fatal childhood diseases, including cancer and certain blood, genetic, and immunodeficiency disorders.
The blood test and the OraSure oral test are two examples of testing used to detect the presence of the human immunodeficiency virus.
FARMINGTON — The first case of the human immunodeficiency virus on the Navajo Nation was reported in 1987.
That's the idea behind the King William Spay & Neuter Assistance Fund, which reimburses residents when they get their pets sterilized , vaccinated for rabies or tested for heartworm, feline leukemia or feline immunodeficiency virus.
Taconic to Produce and Distribute CIEA's Super Immunodeficient BRG Mouse.

In science:

Science 1999, 286, 2244-2245. 138. Hacein-Bey-Abina, S.; von Kalle, C.; Schmidt, M.; Le Deist, F.; Wulffraat, N.; McIntyre, E.; Radford, I.; Villeval, J. L.; Fraser, C. C.; Cavazzana-Calvo, M.; et al. A serious adverse event after successful gene therapy for X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency.
Carbon Nanotubes in Biology and Medicine: in vitro and in vivo Detection, Imaging and Drug Delivery
Virologic and immunologic determinants of heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 in Africa.
How important is the acute phase in HIV epidemiology?
Maternal levels of plasma human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA and the risk of perinatal transmission.
How important is the acute phase in HIV epidemiology?