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Inoculation

Inoculation Definition In Immunology, inoculation is defined as the process of introducing an antigenic substance or... Read More

Immunization

Definition noun A process which renders to organism immunity to a specific disease by exposing the organism to an antigen to... Read More

Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy (2nd Edition)

 Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy (2nd Edition)      ... Read More

Coverage

Coverage a measure of the extent to which the services rendered cover the potential need for these services in a community;... Read More

Vaccination

Definition noun, plural: vaccination The administration of vaccine capable of evoking an immune response against a specific... Read More

Convalescent serum

Convalescent serum serum from patients recently recovered from a disease; useful in preventing or modifying by passive... Read More

Immunisation

Definition noun A process which renders to organism immunity to a specific disease by exposing the organism to an antigen to... Read More

Active immunity

Definition noun A type of immunity or resistance developed in an organism by its own production of antibodies in response to... Read More

Sensitization

sensitization immunization, especially with reference to antigens (immunogens) not associated with infection; the induction... Read More

Artificially acquired passive immunity

Definition noun A passive immunity that renders short-term immunization by the transfer of antibodies administered by... Read More

Glycoconjugate

Definition noun, plural: glycoconjugates A carbohydrate chemically linked to another compound, e.g. lipid or... Read More