URMC Research Network

Find People
Keyword
Last Name
 
More Search Options

Immunosuppression

"Immunosuppression" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Deliberate prevention or diminution of the host's immune response. It may be nonspecific as in the administration of immunosuppressive agents (drugs or radiation) or by lymphocyte depletion or may be specific as in desensitization or the simultaneous administration of antigen and immunosuppressive drugs.


publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immunosuppression" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Immunosuppression" was a major or minor topic of these publication.