immunogenetics


im·mu·no·ge·net·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \ˌi-myə-nō-jə-ˈne-tiks, i-ˌmyü-nō-\

Definition of IMMUNOGENETICS

:  a branch of immunology concerned with the interrelations of heredity, disease, and the immune system and its components
im·mu·no·ge·net·ic \-tik\ adjective
im·mu·no·ge·net·i·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
im·mu·no·ge·net·i·cist \-jə-ˈne-tə-sist\ noun

First Known Use of IMMUNOGENETICS

1936

im·mu·no·ge·net·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \-jə-ˈnet-iks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of IMMUNOGENETICS

: a branch of immunology concerned with the interrelations of heredity, disease, and the immune system especially with regard to the way in which the genetic information required to produce the diversity of antibodies required by the immune system is stored in the genome, transmitted from one generation to the next, and expressed in the organism
im·mu·no·ge·net·ic \-ik\ adjective
im·mu·no·ge·net·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē)\ adverb

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