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Defense Mechanisms

Known as: psychological defense mechanism, defense mechanisms psychological, Mechanisms, Defense 
Unconscious process used by an individual or a group of individuals in order to cope with impulses, feelings or ideas which are not acceptable at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are produced as a normal product of plant cellular metabolism. Various environmental stresses lead… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Sirtuin 3 (SIRT3) is a member of the sirtuin family of proteins that promote longevity in many organisms. Increased expression of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an intracellular pathogen persisting within phagosomes through interference with phagolysosome… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The conducting airways branch 20–25 times between the trachea and the alveoli as inhaled air passes from the relatively… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • A. Ellis
  • Developmental and comparative immunology
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 37227931
The integumental defenses provide a physical and chemical barrier to the attachment and penetration of microbes. Besides the… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The generation of cell-mediated immunity against many infectious pathogens involves the production of interleukin-12 (IL-12), a… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
Plants are constantly being challenged by aspiring pathogens, but disease is rare. Why? Broadly, there are three reasons for… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
  • R. Reiter
  • FASEB journal : official publication of the…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 21520008
The debilitating consequences of age‐related brain deterioration are widespread and extremely costly in terms of quality of life… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
As a highly reactive substance produced in biological systems by the one-electron reduction of oxygen, superoxide (O(2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Wounding of the leaves of potato or tomato plants by adult Colorado potato beetles, or their larvae, induces a rapid accumulation… Expand