Adenohypophysis hormones

Adenohypophysis hormones The anterior pituitary secretes Prolactin, Thyrotrophin or thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), Growth hormone, Luteinizing hormone, Follicle-stimulating hormone, Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH). PRL (Prolactin) Prolactin (PRL), also known as Luteotropic hormone …

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Transplantation Immunology

Transplantation Immunology INTRODUCTION Transplantation: It is an act of transferring cells, tissues, or organs from one site to another. Many diseases can be cured by the implementation of healthy organ …

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Tumor Immunity

Tumor Immunity INTRODUCTION Cancer is an abnormal, uncontrolled cellular growth. Risk factors linked to cancer include diet and obesity, family history of cancer, sedentary lifestyle, occupational factors, viruses and biological …

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Immune Response to Infection

Immune Response to Infection INTRODUCTION The immune system is a defense system that enables us to resist infections. The immune system is composed of two types of immunity: innate or …

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Cells of the Immune System

Cells of the Immune System are “stem cell, T cell, B cell, NK cell, Macrophages, Dendric cell”. Leukocytes/White Blood Cells/WBCs (5000 to 9000 per mm) Leukocytes or white blood cells …

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Organs of the immune system

Organs of the immune system are the “Thymus, Bone marrow, Spleen and Lymph nodes” In our Immune system, a number of morphologically and functionally diverse organs are present and they …

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Autoimmunity and Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmunity and Autoimmune Diseases INTRODUCTION Autoimmunity is a condition in which structural and functional damage is produced by the action of antibodies or immunologically competent cells against the normal components …

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