polysaccharide conjugated vaccine

polysaccharide conjugated vaccine

a vaccine made from the capsular polysaccharide of the microorganism conjugated with a protein such as the Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine against meningitis.

pol·y·sac·char·ide con·ju·gated vac·cine

(pol'ē-sak'ă-rīd kon'jŭ-gā-tĕd vak-sēn')
A vaccine made from the capsular polysaccharide of the microorganism conjugated with a protein such as the Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine against meningitis.
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Prevenar 13 includes the seven serotypes (4, 6B, 9V, 14, 18C, 19F and 23F) in Prevenar* (Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Conjugated Vaccine, [Adsorbed]) -- the current global standard in PD prevention in infants and young children as well as six additional serotypes (1, 3, 5, 6A, 7F and 19A) associated with the greatest remaining burden of invasive disease.