hyperimmunization

hy·per·im·mu·ni·za·tion

(hī'pĕr-im-yū'nī-zā'shŭn),
1. The induction of a heightened state of immunity by the administration of repeated doses of antigen, often used in allergy desensitization.
2. Passively acquired immunity by the injection of hyperimmune gamma globulin.

hy·per·im·mu·ni·za·tion

(hī'pĕr-im-yū'nī-zā'shŭn)
Induction of a heightened state of immunity by administration of repeated doses of antigen; often used in allergy desensitization.

hyperimmunization

repeated injections of antigen leading to high levels of antibody.
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We now know that hyperimmunization of cows is not a requirement for colostrum's broad spectrum capabilities and that fresh, raw colostrum can be made into supplements with an extended shelf-life.
Pigs vaccinated with the trivalent vaccine with carbomer adjuvant showed almost no antibodies against pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus, although the vaccine strain reacted well in hyperimmunization tests.
As an undergraduate, I did a research thesis with him looking at the immune response of rabbits to hyperimmunization with pneumococcal polysaccharides.
Schemes for hyperimmunization could help other livestock as well.
Finally, hyperimmunization with European SIVs of subtype H1N1, H3N2, or H1N2 resulted in high titers to the homologous viruses.