stimulon


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stimulon

[′stim·yə‚län]
(genetics)
A system of genes not physically linked together.
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M2 EQUITYBITES-October 26, 2017-Agenus' Shingrix with QS-21 Stimulon vaccine recommended for immunisation for prevention of shingles by ACIP
M2 PHARMA-October 26, 2017-Agenus' Shingrix with QS-21 Stimulon vaccine recommended for immunisation for prevention of shingles by ACIP
The addition of QS-21 Stimulon helps improve the vaccine's effectiveness by boosting immune response in older adults who often experience age-related decline in immunity.
The company's QS-21 Stimulon adjuvant is extensively partnered with GlaxoSmithKline and Janssen Sciences Ireland UC, and two vaccine candidates containing QS-21 have successfully completed Phase 3 trials.
Framingham, MA; 508-766-2700) announced that the Opposition Division of the European Patent Office has affirmed the validity of the claims in Aquila's European patent covering the use of its Stimulon adjuvants, including QS-21 and QS-7.
The adjuvant, which goes by the designation QS-21, or its trade name Stimulon, was isolated by the company's scientists from compounds called saponins in the bark of the Peruvian tree Quillaja saponaria.
Antigenics' QS-21 Stimulon adjuvant is one of the most widely tested vaccine adjuvants under development.
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing authorisation to UK-based GlaxoSmithKline's herpes zoster vaccine, SHINGRIX, containing Agenus' proprietary immune adjuvant QS-21 Stimulon, it was reported on Friday.
RTS,S reportedly contains Agenus' QS-21 Stimulon adjuvant, which is part of GSK's AS01 proprietary adjuvant system.