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response

1. Bridge a bid replying to a partner's bid or double
2. Christianity a short sentence or phrase recited or sung by the choir or congregation in reply to the officiant at a church service
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input level, at a particular frequency, of a transmission line or electrical device
4. any pattern of glandular, muscular, or electrical reactions that arises from stimulation of the nervous system

response

[ri′späns]
(communications)
(control systems)
A quantitative expression of the output of a device or system as a function of the input. Also known as system response.
(statistics)
The value of some measurable quantity after a treatment has been applied.
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Indeed it is generally agreed that the immunostimulant power of beta-glucans is much more dependent on their origin (plants, fungi, yeast,…), their structure (molecular weight, degree of branching and conformation of the molecule) and the method of extraction than on the amount administrated (Cleary et al.
Of these patients, approximately one-third will receive no immunostimulant patch, one-third will receive a patch only with the booster shot, and one-third will receive a patch with both vaccine injections.
Actual results may differ materially from the above forward-looking statements due to a number of important factors, including but not limited to the possibility that Collidem or Uvidem may not prove to be safe or show evidence of clinical activity in the current clinical trials, that analog epitopes may not break tolerance to tumor associated antigens, or that PADRE may not prove to be an effective immunostimulant.
The filing of a new drug application (NDA) for the Company's experimental immunostimulant, Ampligen(R), developed for the potential treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), by the end of the year.
Finally, in animal studies conducted in collaboration with the National Institute of Infectious Diseases in Japan, it was found that the co-administration of our experimental immunostimulant Ampligen(R), a specifically configured double-stranded RNA, may help enable substantial reductions in an H5N1 vaccine dose, as well as provide cross-protection against mutated strains of the H5N1 virus.
The company's goal with its new appointments is to initiate the production and global distribution of TUBERCIN(TM) and related immunostimulant medicines around the world.
Echinacea is an immunostimulant with anti-viral and anti-bacterial activity, which can help prevent colds and flu or reduce the severity of attack.
Intercell is developing a Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Patch System that includes an immunostimulant patch administered in conjunction with an injected Pandemic Influenza vaccine (manufactured by Solvay Biologicals, B.
Unique technological processing of the Del-Immune V(R) formulation creates a natural immunostimulant.
8: Competitive dynamics of the major immunostimulant classes in the global cancer
April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iomai Corporation today announced that it has received approval from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to expand its program to develop an immunostimulant adjuvant patch for use with an injected H5N1 influenza vaccine.