Freund's adjuvant


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Freund's adjuvant

[′frȯinz ′a·jə·vənt]
(immunology)
A water-oil emulsion containing a killed microorganism (usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis) which enhances antigenicity.
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Parallel with Hp beneficial effect on the wound healing in control animals, Freund's adjuvant arthritis injuries tend to be repaired after Hp treatment as is verified by the biochemical findings.
1 M acetic acid, and emulsified 1:1 (vol/vol) in incomplete Freund's adjuvant (IFA).
A total of 20 subjects were included in the interim analysis that compared responses to peptides in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant ("IFA") (8 subjects), peptides in saline (8 subjects) and IFA alone (4 subjects).
Patients who achieved plasma HIV-1 RNA levels less than or equal to 2000 copies/mL were to be randomized to receive injections of either REMUNE or placebo (Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA)).
The trial is designed to determine whether the combination of TCR peptides (BV5S2, BV6S5 and BV13S1) in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA) increases the anti-inflammatory immune responses versus the administration of the same TCR peptides in saline.
The final formulation is emulsified in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant, which is a potent immune stimulant acceptable for use in humans.
Patients who achieve plasma HIV-1 RNA levels less than or equal to 2000 copies/mL will be randomized to receive injections of either REMUNE or placebo (Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA)).
The trial results suggest that patients receiving intramuscular injections of IR501 Therapeutic Vaccine (IR501) combined with Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant (IFA) showed statistically significant improvement when compared with patients receiving only IFA.
REMUNE is an immune-based therapy composed of inactivated HIV, depleted of its outer coat (gp120) and emulsified in Incomplete Freund's Adjuvant.