"Immune Tolerance" 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.
The specific failure of a normally responsive individual to make an immune response to a known antigen. It results from previous contact with the antigen by an immunologically immature individual (fetus or neonate) or by an adult exposed to extreme high-dose or low-dose antigen, or by exposure to radiation, antimetabolites, antilymphocytic serum, etc.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Immune Tolerance".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Immune Tolerance".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immune Tolerance" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Immune Tolerance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.