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… (More)
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1938-2017
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The recognition of invading pathogens and endogenous molecules from damaged tissues by toll-like receptors (TLRs) triggers… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are produced as a normal product of plant cellular metabolism. Various environmental stresses lead… (More)
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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… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Infections by attaching and effacing (A/E) bacterial pathogens, such as Escherichia coli O157:H7, pose a serious threat to public… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Natural killer (NK) cells are innate lymphocytes with spontaneous antitumor activity, and they produce interferon-gamma (IFN… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In eukaryotes, 21- to 24-nucleotide-long RNAs engage in sequence-specific interactions that inhibit gene expression by RNA… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an intracellular pathogen persisting within phagosomes through interference with phagolysosome… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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