immunopotentiation


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immunopotentiation

 [im″u-no-po-ten″she-a´shun]
accentuation of the response to an immunogen by administration of another substance.

im·mu·no·po·ten·ti·a·tion

(im'yū-nō-pō-ten'shē-ā'shŭn),
Enhancement of the immune response by increasing its rate or prolonging its duration.

immunopotentiation

/im·mu·no·po·ten·ti·a·tion/ (-po-ten″she-a´shun) accentuation of the response to an immunogen by administration of another substance.

immunopotentiation

accentuation of the response to an immunogen by administration of another substance, e.g. adjuvant, interleukin 2.
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