immune response

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Synonyms for immune response

a bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen

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However, the immune memory and booster response induced by Hib conjugate vaccine were comparable to previous studies in children primed and then boosted in the second year of life with combinations containing the same DTaP and PRP~T vaccine antigens used in the study vaccine.
The vaccine triggered high levels of antibodies in 90% of participants who were not previously vaccinated and produced an effective booster response in 60% of those who were previously inoculated.
Following administration of DAPTACEL vaccine as the fifth dose, more than 93 percent of subjects experienced a booster response to each of the pertussis components.
A six-month booster vaccination with either A/Vietnam/1203/2004 or A/Indonesia/05/2005 strain vaccines induced a substantial booster response.