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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The persistence of anti-polio types 1, 2 and 3 antibody and strong IPV booster response observed in our study provide additional support for IPV administration in a 6-, 10- and 14-week EPI schedule with a booster at 18-19 months of age.
The booster response rate for one or more DTaP antigens was at least 92.
d) Booster Response Rate is defined as greater than or equal to a tenfold rise from prebooster to postbooster titer and postbooster titer (>=)100 mIU/mL.
The new meningococcal tetravalent conjugate (MCV4) vaccine, which is thought to provide an improved booster response and longer immunity than MSPV4, was used by 41% of physicians in children/adolescents and by 37% of physicians in adults.
Overall, three doses of Pn-PD provoked a strong antibody response, compared with a control vaccine, with a significant booster response after the fourth dose (Pediatr.
DALLAS -- Protection against hepatitis B lasts for at least 10 years after vaccination and booster response is excellent, according to a study of 59 health care workers.
Duration of primary antitoxin responses to adjuvant tetanus toxoids and comparison of booster responses to adjuvant and plain toxoids.