Ageing and the immune system in vivo: Commentary on the 16th session of British Society for Immunology Annual Congress, Harrogate, December 2004

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Abstract

The problems associated with the ageing immune system coupled with possible solutions were discussed recently at the British Society for Immunology Annual Congress in Harrogate in December 2004. The session "Ageing and the Immune System in vivo" dealt in details with the immune risk phenotype and the potential methods of reversing the problems of an ageing immune system. This is a commentary on that session.

Original languageEnglish
Article number5
JournalImmunity and Ageing
Volume2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 22 Feb 2005
Externally publishedYes

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This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Keywords

  • Telomere Length
  • Chemical Castration
  • Thymic Output
  • Thymic Atrophy
  • British Society

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Ageing

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