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Efficacy and safety of immunological adjuvants. Where is the cut-off?
Research over the past several decades has provided insight into the mode of action of adjuvants. However, the main focus of attention has been the efficacy in the induction of protective immunogenicity, while less effort ...
Adjuvants and delivery systems for antifungal vaccines: Current state and future developments
(Oxford Univ Press, 2015-01-01)
Mycoses are gaining increasing attention in modern medicine because of the increase in diseases associated with opportunistic fungal infections. Despite the recognized role of the immune system in the control of fungal ...
Immunological parameters related to the adjuvant effect of the ordered mesoporous silica SBA-15
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2010)
In 2006, the first report of a nanostructured material as adjuvant was described establishing the effectiveness of the ordered mesoporous SBA-15 silica as an immune adjuvant. The present study evaluated the SBA-15 capacity ...
Molecular adjuvants that modulate regulatory T cell function in vaccination: A critical appraisal
Adjuvants are substances used to enhance the efficacy of vaccines. They influence the magnitude and alter the quality of the adaptive immune response to vaccine antigens by amplifying or modulating different signals involved ...
How much survival benefit is necessary for breast cancer patients to opt for adjuvant chemotherapy? Results from a Chilean survey
Background: Breast cancer (BC) is the leading cause of cancer death in Chilean women. Adjuvant chemotherapy decreases recurrence and death from BC. The recommendation to indicate chemotherapy is complex. Adjuvant! Online ...
Radio-quimioterapia postoperatoria en cáncer gástrico localmente avanzado
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2008)
Effect of adjuvants on the antibody response of mice to Bothrops asper (Terciopelo) snake venom
The adjuvant properties of several immunostimulant molecules on the murine antibody response to Bothrops asper snake venom were evaluated. Mice receiving venom together with either sodium alginate, calcium alginate, aluminum ...
Bacillus atrophaeus inactivated spores as a potential adjuvant for veterinary rabies vaccine
(ELSEVIER SCI LTDOXFORD, 2012)
Rabies is a viral encephalitis, nearly always fatal, but preventable through vaccines. Rabid animal bite is the prime transmission act, while veterinary vaccination is one of the best strategies for rabies general prevention. ...
The Hen's Egg Test on Chorioallantoic Membrane: An Alternative Assay for the Assessment of the Irritating Effect of Vaccine Adjuvants
Local reactions are the most frequent adverse event associated with vaccines. Adjuvants are major constituents of many vaccines and they are frequently involved in these reactions, associated with their irritating effect ...
Recaída de enfermedad de Hodgkin en adulto tras 17 años de remisión completa continua: Caso clínico
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2003)