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Deceptive Imprinting

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Cell or Molecular Dysfunction


Refers to a mechanism leading to a fixed state of immunity that fails to adapt to a changing pathogen and has lost the ability to discriminate antigen after the establishment of a strong primary immune response. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVDeceptive Imprinting

Recent clinical studies


Lindesmith LC, Donaldson E, Leon J, Moe CL, Frelinger JA, Johnston RE, Weber DJ, Baric RS
J Virol 2010 Feb;84(4):1800-15. Epub 2009 Dec 9 doi: 10.1128/JVI.02179-09. PMID: 20007270Free PMC Article


Kohler H
Vaccine 2015 Jun 26;33(29):3274-5. Epub 2015 May 30 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.05.035. PMID: 26032350
Veljkovic V, Prljic J, Veljkovic T
Int Rev Immunol 2004 Sep-Dec;23(5-6):465-86. doi: 10.1080/08830180490432866. PMID: 15370278

Clinical prediction guides

Tobin GJ, Trujillo JD, Bushnell RV, Lin G, Chaudhuri AR, Long J, Barrera J, Pena L, Grubman MJ, Nara PL
Vaccine 2008 Nov 18;26(49):6189-99. Epub 2008 Oct 11 doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.09.080. PMID: 18852005

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