ONTIE:0003315 infectious challenge
- type: owl:Class
- label: infectious challenge
- definition: Administering an infectious agent to an organism in order to test if and how an infection will occur.
- example of usage: Administration of Leishmania major into Balb/c mice after they were immunized with a peptide vaccine in order to test if the vaccine results in less disease symptoms when compared to mice who did not receive the vaccine.
- mapping note: We intend to map this term to OBI:0000712.