adjuvant

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adjuvant

[′aj·ə·vənt]
(pharmacology)
A material that enhances the action of a drug or antigen.
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The aluminum adjuvant Muderhwa used is found in the influenza vaccine.
vaccine additives such as aluminum adjuvants (immune stimulating agents) and mercury preservatives;
Both HPV vaccines contain aluminum adjuvants to stimulate immune response.