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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Hyperimmunization of rabbits was performed according to the method of B.
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Finally, hyperimmunization with European SIVs of subtype H1N1, H3N2, or H1N2 resulted in high titers to the homologous viruses.
Hyperimmunization of Ovines Against Bothrops asper Venom from the Zulia State, Venezuela.
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