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.
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.