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chemical

any substance used in or resulting from a reaction involving changes to atoms or molecules, especially one derived artificially for practical use

chemical

[′kem·i·kəl]
(chemistry)
Related to the science of chemistry.
A substance characterized by definite molecular composition.
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Those genetic agents, similar to chemical adjuvants, are stimulants that improve the ability of vaccines to induce beneficial immune responses in general.
The resulting new technology will be used to combine with current human vaccines to achieve the immune-enhancing properties of surface antigen and could replace commonly used chemical adjuvants.

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