immunization

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  • noun

Synonyms for immunization

the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

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Flucelvax (Influenza Vaccine) is an inactivated vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of influenza disease caused by influenza virus subtypes A and type B contained in the vaccine.
The endocrine effects of active immunization against GnRH have been studied in a variety of young adult male and female animals (15-17).
The high prevalence of HBV infection and relative failure of active immunization in patients with leukemia on therapy have prompted a search for alternative forms of prophylaxis (3).
Intercell's novel JE vaccine is a purified, inactivated vaccine for active immunization against the Japanese Encephalitis virus.
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.
Generation of T-cell immunity to the HER-2/neu protein after active immunization with HER-2/neu peptide-based vaccines.
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.
Decline of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in a region of high risk; impact of passive and active immunization.
Garg studied the effect of passive and active immunization with pili of Escherichia coli in the prevention of ascending pyelonephritis.
NYSE: PFE) announced today that the European Commission has approved expanding the use of the company's pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, Prevenar 13* (pneumococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine [13-valent, adsorbed]), to older children and adolescents aged 6 to 17 years for active immunization for the prevention of invasive disease, pneumonia and acute otitis media caused by vaccine-type Streptococcus pneumoniae.
It can be used for the active immunization of healthy pigs from 17 days of age.
FLULAVAL QUADRIVALENT is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of disease caused by influenza A subtype viruses and type B viruses contained in the vaccine.
The proposed indication for the vaccine, which combines hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) with a novel adjuvant to enhance the immune response, is for the active immunization against all known subtypes of the hepatitis B virus in adults aged 18-70 years.