antigen

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any substance (as a toxin or enzyme) that stimulates an immune response in the body (especially the production of antibodies)

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En vue de consolider ces acquis, la semaine nationale de vaccination 2015 se fixe comme objectifs la sensibilisation des differents acteurs a l'importance de la vaccination en tant qu'intervention efficace pour ameliorer la sante de la population, la contribution a la concretisation de l'objectif d'assurer une couverture vaccinale de 95% par antigenes uniforme a tous les niveaux et la promotion du nouveau calendrier national de vaccination et la necessite de respecter les dates d'administrations de toutes les doses requises, ainsi que l'organisation d'actions de communication de proximite pour mettre l'accent sur la place privilegiee qu'occupe la vaccination en matiere de promotion de la sante de l'enfant.
Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis is a hypersensitivity disease of the lungs which occurs as a result of allergic late phase reactions of an inflammatory response to Aspergillus fumigatus antigenes.
Antigenes was found to have submitted a fraudulent claim, but when Alexander learnt that he was about to commit suicide because he could not face the dishonour (atimia) of his exposure and expulsion from the court, Alexander decided to allow Antigenes to keep the money as a mark of respect for his prior exemplary record as a soldier (Plut.
We also have serious interest in a product that utilizes a natural human body defense from foreign substances as microorganisms, tumors, and antigenes.
Cet honneur, qu'il merite conjointement avec Vicente Verez Bencomo, directeur du centre d'etudes des antigenes synthetiques de la faculte de chimie de la Universidad de La Habana, Cuba, lui a ete remis lors d'une ceremonie officielle le 27 avril dernier a la Havane.