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bacterial vaccine

[bak′tir·ē·əl vak′sēn]
(immunology)
A preparation of living, attenuated, or killed bacteria used to enhance the immune reaction in an individual already infected with the same bacteria.
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Control treatments for each fungi were left without contamination with bacterial vaccine or chemical fungicides [2].
AVANT plans to concentrate on building an enhanced portfolio of viral and bacterial vaccines for travelers and global health around AVANT's core technologies and unique development and manufacturing capabilities.
AVANT is also developing additional bacterial vaccines against enterotoxigenic E.
AVANT is developing a series of oral, single-dose bacterial vaccines to prevent diarrhea and dysentery in travelers and military personnel in developed countries and in people living in developing countries with high rates of water and food borne diseases.
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As one of the few contract manufacturing organisations (CMOs) in the world with the capabilities to produce viral and bacterial vaccines and sterile liquid dosage forms, IDT Biologika has developed innovative cell line-based production systems to be used in its manufacturing solutions for its customers.
Researchers said a future influenza pandemic could unfold in a similar way, pointing to the need for pandemic preparations that include not only efforts to produce new or improved flu vaccines and antiviral drugs, but also stockpiles of antibiotics and bacterial vaccines.
pandemic plan, there is little mention of bacterial vaccines.
The ruling is supported by more than 20 scientific studies in 27 peer-reviewed journals, as well as by numerous expert panels, including the Institute of Medicine's Committee to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of the Anthrax Vaccine, the Anthrax Vaccine Expert Committee established by the Department of Health and Human Services, the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices and the Panel on Review of Bacterial Vaccines and Toxoids convened by FDA.
Kaper, who developers bacterial vaccines at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, asserts that the findings will lead to vaccines and new diagnostic techniques for harmful E.
And some troops headed for the Gulf received as many as 17 different live viral and killed bacterial vaccines simultaneously, as well as PB and other experimental drugs.
Current federal recommendations support the medical practice of vaccinating newborns with multiple viral and bacterial vaccines on the same day, vaccinating babies who are ill, vaccinating without giving a physical exam or taking a complete medical history, and having non-medical personnel administer vaccines.