vaccinum


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Noun1.vaccinum - immunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodiesvaccinum - immunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodies
DPT vaccine - abbreviation for combination vaccine against diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus toxoids; usually given in a series of injections in early childhood
immunizing agent, immunogen - any substance or organism that provokes an immune response (produces immunity) when introduced into the body
pneumococcal vaccine, Pneumovax - vaccine (trade name Pneumovax) effective against the 23 most common strains of pneumococcus
poliovirus vaccine - vaccine prepared from poliovirus to provide immunity to poliomyelitis
proteosome, proteosome vaccine - a form of vaccine that can be administered by an inhaler
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As deer fawn decreased in diet, berries (primarily Vaccinum spp.
The YAB2 ortholog is present in photosynthetic Ericaceae relative species Vaccinum corymbosum.
The word vacciniforme is derived from the word "vaccinum" which means vaccine in Latin expresses healing by leaving a scar like the scar of a vaccine (1, 2).
Saigusa, "Mineral composition and accumulation of silicon in tissues of blueberry (Vaccinum corymbosus cv.
Effect of Vaccinum myrtillus and its polyphenols on angiotensin-converting enzyme activity in human endothelial cells.
Vaccinum myrtillus (bilberry) has long been known as a potent inhibitor of reactive oxygen/nitrogen species.