immunopharmacology

noun
im·​mu·​no·​phar·​ma·​col·​o·​gy | \ -ə-jē How to pronounce immunopharmacology (audio) \
plural immunopharmacologies

Medical Definition of immunopharmacology

1 : a branch of pharmacology concerned with the application of immunological techniques and theory to the study of the effects of drugs especially on the immune system
2 : the immunological effects and significance of a particular drug (as morphine)

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“Immunopharmacology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/immunopharmacology. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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