[im-yuh-noh-puh-thol-uh-jee, ih-myoo-] /ˌɪm yə noʊ pəˈθɒl ə dʒi, ɪˌmyu-/
the study of diseases having an immunologic or allergic basis.
[im-yuh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌɪm yəˈnɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of science dealing with the components of the immune system, immunity from disease, the immune response, and immunologic techniques of analysis. /ˌɪmjʊˈnɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the branch of biological science concerned with the study of immunity n. by 1906, a hybrid from comb. form of immune + […]
- Immunoperoxidase technique
immunoperoxidase technique im·mu·no·per·ox·i·dase technique (ĭm’yə-nō-pə-rŏk’sĭ-dās’, -dāz’, ĭ-myōō’-) n. An enzymatic antigen detection technique that uses horseradish peroxidase to label antigen-antibody complexes in tissues and is commonly used in pathology to demonstrate hormones, unique tissue-specific antigens, structural proteins, tissue enzymes, oncofetal antigens, and microorganisms and viruses.
/ˌɪmjʊnəʊsəˌfɑːməˈkɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the branch of pharmacology concerned with the immune system
immunopotentiation im·mu·no·po·ten·ti·a·tion (ĭm’yə-nō-pə-těn’shē-ā’shən, ĭ-myōō’-) n. Enhancement of the immune response by increasing the speed and extent of its development and by prolonging its duration.