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Synonyms for immunization

the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

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Parents were counselled about the importance of vaccination and they were provided with a schedule to complete active immunization of their child and his/her siblings as well (if unvaccinated).
gingivalis which have been used as subunits for the development of active immunization are:9
The company said that Prevnar 13 is for adults 50 years of age and older for active immunization for the prevention of pneumonia and invasive disease caused by the 13 Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes contained in the vaccine.
The trained team of Rescue 1122 Community Training Wing is focusing on preventive measures of Rabies after a possible exposure includes vigorous washing of the wound thoroughly with soap and plenty of water for 10-15 minutes and seeking medical attention immediately, use of appropriate antibiotic to prevent wound sepsis, avoid suturing the wound should not be dressed or bandaged unless necessary, active immunization with anti - Rabies vaccine as per doctors advice, measure to prevent the spread of Rabies.
Active immunization against GnRH has successfully suppressed the secretion of gonadotropins and decreased sperm production, follicular development, ovulation and conception in male and female mammals (2, 3).
Objective: The aim of this study was to assess the antibody response to combined passive-active immunization versus active immunization against hepatitis B in 71 patients with acute leukemia with negative hepatitis B virus serology at presentation.
Menveo is indicated for the active immunization of adolescents (from 11 years of age) and adults at risk of exposure to Neisseria meningitidis groups A, C, W135 and Y, to prevent invasive disease.
We used to sell our vaccines to the US defense department to be used as an active immunization program for their soldiers on a routine basis," said Hibri.
Intercell's vaccine is a purified, inactivated product for active immunization against viral infections of Japanese Encephalitis.
Intellect's has incorporated proprietary safety features into its ANTISENILIN monoclonal antibody and RECALL-VAX technology platforms for both passive and active immunization, respectively to minimize the potential for adverse side-effects by generating antibodies that bind only the toxic beta amyloid and not the Amyloid Precursor Protein.
Some studies have shown that capsular polysaccharide vaccine PRP administered to the pregnant woman results in a significant increase in antibody concentration to PRP in the newborn [14] and in the four weeks old breastfed infant [9], protecting them for up to six months or more, without affecting their response capacity to active immunization at two, four, six and 24 months of age [6,8,9,15].
Compared to more standard anti-cancer therapies that are toxic to normal as well as cancerous cells, active immunization (i.
We predicted active immunization would be more toxic and less effective, and that passive immunization would be the more sensible way to go.
VAQTA is now indicated for active immunization of persons aged [greater than or equal to] 12 months to protect against disease caused by hepatitis A virus.
based Wyeth Vaccines, FluMist is the first influenza vaccine delivered as a nasal mist and is indicated for active immunization for the prevention of disease caused by influenza A and B viruses in healthy children from 5 to 17 years of age, and healthy adults from 18 to 49 years of age.