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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

/hy·per·im·mune/ (hi″per-ĭ-mūn´) possessing very large quantities of specific antibodies in the serum.

hyperimmune

[-imyo̅o̅n′]
Etymology: Gk, hyper + L, immunis, freedom
having a greater-than-normal immunity because of an unusual abundance of antibodies.

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.

hyperimmune

possessing very large quantities of specific antibodies in the serum.

hyperimmune serum
serum especially prepared for temporary passive protection or treatment of animals. Commercial preparation is by repeated injections of the selected antigens.
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The anti-inflammatory activity of a low molecular weight component derived from the milk of hyperimmunized cows.
Each individual pig was hyperimmunized with a different European SIV isolate: subtype H1N1 viruses were swine/Finistere/2899/82, swine/Belgium/1/98, and swine/Gent/132/2005; subtype H1N2 viruses were swine/Scotland/410440/94, swine/Gent/7625/99, and swine/Gent/177/2002;
ProtiOne is based on two technologies -- spray-dried plasma, the standard that has been widely used for more than 10 years, and hyperimmunized eggs, a new technology that compliments the known effectiveness of plasma.
After observing 17 men and 13 women for more than 2 months, researchers assigned them at random to groups drinking two glasses of reconstituted powdered skim milk daily from either normal or hyperimmunized cows.
is an antirabies gamma globulin concentrated by cold ethanol fractionation from plasma of hyperimmunized human donors.
A comparison of IgG ad IgA activity in an early milk concentrate from non-immunized cows and a milk from hyperimmunized animals.
To test their immunogenicity, hAECs were injected into Balb/c mice and the reactivity of hyperimmunized sera was examined by immunofluorescence staining.
Efficacy of an infant formula containing anti-Escherichia coli colostral antibodies from hyperimmunized cows in preventing diarrhea in infants and children: A field trial.
All samples were tested for HuCV by a novel ELISA specific for noroviruses based on pools of sera obtained from rabbits and guinea pigs hyperimmunized with a total of 9 different norovirus capsids (12) and by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) targeting conserved sequences in the polymerase region of HuCVs (9).
The Red Cross initially obtained the product from the sera of hyperimmunized army recruits.