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in·ac·ti·vate

 (ĭn-ăk′tə-vāt′)
tr.v. in·ac·ti·vat·ed, in·ac·ti·vat·ing, in·ac·ti·vates
To render inactive.

in·ac′ti·va′tion n.
Translations

inactivated

adj inactivado
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Neither of the two types of existing vaccinesthe injection containing inactivated viruses, or the nasal spray vaccine made from live (attenuated) virusescan cause the disease.
You cannot catch the flu from the vaccine, since it contains inactivated viruses.
The company is working with Najit Technologies Inc., an Oregon biotech company, on Najit's HydroVax plaform, which isdesigned to optimizethe provoking of an immune responsethrough the use of inactivated viruses. ABL willprovide process development, production of virus seeds, bulk drug substance and aseptic fill and finish.
The inactivated viruses were created to demonstrate whether viral replication was involved in the activation of the secretion of IL-8 or viral structure alone was sufficient to generate the response to this chemokine.
Today's vaccines are based on inactivated viruses that contain the heads of HA proteins.