memory

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memory

the part of a COMPUTER that stores information. The two main types of computer memory are RAM (Random Access Memory) and ROM (Read Only Memory). HARD DISKS and FLOPPY DISKS provide additional memory capacity for storing computer programs and data.
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Booster Vaccinations: Can immunologic memory outpace disease pathogenesis?
Despite the criterion adopted to establish protective concentrations of anti-HBs ([greater than or equal to] 10.0mIU/mL), recent studies argue the immunologic memory would be capable of preventing chronic or symptomatic infections even after anti-HBs declines to undetectable concentrations in vaccinated ones.
Induction of immunologic memory by conjugated vs plain meningococcal C polysaccharide vaccine in toddlers: a randomized controlled trial.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) News Release "Chemical Guidance of T Cells Leads to Immunologic Memory and Long-Term Immunity", Monday, April 17, 2006
For all serotypes, 2 doses of conjugate vaccine probably increase antibody avidity and induce immunologic memory that is boosted by subsequent antigenic exposure.