humoral : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a of or relating to bodily fluids
- B-cells are called the agents of humoral immunity because they synthesize antibodies that circulate freely in the blood.
News & Articles
- A new DNA vaccine induces a Th2 immune response in Alzheimer's disease mice
( Neural Regeneration Research ) The vaccine elicited a predominantly IgG1 humoral response and low levels of interferon-? in ex vivo cultured splenocytes, indicating that the vaccine could shift the cellular immune response towards a Th2 phenotype. This indicated that the vaccine did not elicit a detrimental immune response and had a favorable safety profile.
Oct. 29, 2013 - EurekAlert!