Meaning anergy
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A state of immune unresponsiveness. Induced when the T cell's antigen receptor is stimulated, effectively freezing T cell responses pending a "second signal" from the antigen-presenting cell. The delivery of the second signal by the antigen-presenting cell rescues the activated T cell from anergy, allowing it to produce the lymphokin [..]
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The loss or weakening of the body's immunity to an irritating agent, or antigen. Patients may be so immunodeficient that they are unable to produce a reaction to an infectious agent. For example, [..]
Source: hiv.va.gov

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(n) reduction or lack of an immune response to a specific antigen(n) inactivity and lack of energy
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Functional inactivation of T- or B-Lymphocytes rendering them incapable of eliciting an immune response to Antigen. This occurs through different mechanisms in the two kinds of Lymphocytes and can con [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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tolerance whereby lymphocytes recognize but do not respond to an antigen
Source: vhcprojectimmunereadiness.com

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Loss of skin reactivity to an antigen. Anesthesiologist A doctor who specializes in anesthesia, sedation and pain control.
Source: sarcoid-network.org

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A deficient immune response due to inactivated B- and T-lymphocytes.
Source: dddmag.com

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A loss or suppression of normal immune system function, which can be generalised or antigen specific. (18 Nov 2007)
Source: mondofacto.com

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Negative synergy, instead of a “2 + 2 = 5” effect, anergy imp lies “2 + 2 = 3”. Business units actively interface with each other and may have more value if separated.
Source: bankingglossary.bankingonly.com

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