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hyperimmune

 [hi″per-im-mūn´]
possessing very large quantities of specific antibodies in the serum.

hy·per·im·mune

(hī'pĕr-im-yūn'),
Having large quantities of specific antibodies in the serum from repeated immunizations or infections.

hyperimmune

adjective Referring to an immune state characterized by an abundance of one or more immunoglobulins, due to repeated exposure to one or a limited palette of microorganisms

hy·per·im·mune

(hī'pĕr-im-yūn')
Having large quantities of specific antibodies in the serum from repeated immunizations or infections.
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Diseases such as gastrointestinal and other infections, as well as those caused by excessive inflammation, are all legitimate targets of hyperimmune egg supplementation.
The agency requires the purchase of purified hyperimmune equine tetanus antitoxin for use in the development of a replacement biological reference material.
Key words: Hyperimmune colostrum, immunoglobulin, vaccination, mortality, lambs, kids.
To this end, two Inhibition ELISA methods (IEM), using the mAbs or hyperimmune serum, were developed to determine total anti-CHIKV antibodies.
Hyperimmune bovine colostrum as a low-cost, large-scale source of antibodies with broad neutralizing activity for HIV-1 envelope with potential use in microbicides.
Fractionation of hyperimmune plasma is achieved by digestion of plasma proteins with pepsin at acid pH (Pope, 1939) and ammonium sulfate precipitation.
Even results of observational studies [7] and randomized controlled trial about the use of hyperimmune globulin [8] are conflicting.
For vaccines that are contraindicated or not recommended during pregnancy, and for pathogens for which there are no approved vaccines, passive immunization with hyperimmune antibody preparations can be an alternative during pregnancy as there are no known risks to the fetus from such preparations [10].
Savanna monitors have been successfully treated for cryptosporidiosis with gastric administration of hyperimmune bovine colostrum, but this treatment only decreased the parasite load and did not completely clear infection in snakes and leopard geckos [22-24].
It has also been recently discovered that OTf PC2 extracted from hyperimmune eggs exerts evident immunological properties [22, 23].
The whole hyperimmune serum was 5,000-fold diluted in PBS (pH 7.2).