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Immune Privilege MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Immune Privilege
Tree Number(s)
G12.535.425.460
Unique ID
D000073860
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000073860
Scope Note
Phenomenon which occurs in certain tissue sites and organs (e.g., the ANTERIOR CHAMBER and CORNEA of the eye, brain PARENCHYMAL TISSUE and fetus) to tolerate a known antigen, thereby suppressing the inflammatory immune response. Foreign tissue grafts survive for prolonged periods when placed within such immune privileged sites and organs.
Entry Term(s)
ACAID
Anterior Chamber Associated Immune Deviation
Previous Indexing
Immune Tolerance (1990-2017)
Public MeSH Note
2018
History Note
2018
Date Established
2018/01/01
Date of Entry
2017/07/11
Revision Date
2017/01/18
Immune Privilege Preferred
Anterior Chamber Associated Immune Deviation Narrower
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