vaccine therapy


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vaccine therapy

A therapeutic strategy to boost the immune response against a particular pathogen to such degree that the vaccine alone is enough to treat the Pt

vaccine therapy

Injection of infectious organisms, particles, or antigens to produce active immunization against a disease. Synonym: opsonic therapy
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However, a significant improvement in PFS was seen in a subset of ~50 percent of patients who demonstrated an immune response to the vaccine therapy, compared to those receiving placebo.
Our Japanese red cedar allergy vaccine therapy, JRC2-LAMP-vax, will provide millions of allergic subjects with a truly novel solution for long-lasting disease treatment," said Dr.
Under the scheme, Diaxonhit will develop a companion test (CO-3S) that will assess the level of anti-3S antibodies in patients treated with the AIDS vaccine to allow physicians to evaluate the immune response to the vaccine therapy and adjust it if necessary.
When all the antibiotics become resistant, the only therapy is auto vaccine therapy.
This also means that many of the complex issues associated with current vaccine therapy against chronic infections can be overcome, such as that of genetic diversity of viruses.
While agreeing in principle with the Phase III study design, the FDA provided a detailed list of issues and items they would like included in the final Phase III study design primarily related to the patient trial population who are low HER2 expressors (the category of breast cancer patients for whom no other vaccine therapy currently exists).
Phase III LucanixTM vaccine therapy in advanced non- small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) following frontline chemotherapy (STOP).
The joint effort aims to enable the culture of cells of higher, more stable quality in a shorter time and at reduced cost, by applying the experience and know-how in medical devices as well as cell processing technology of Asahi Kasei to the immunocyte culture process for dendritic cell (DC) vaccine therapy and other cancer treatment technology under R&D by tella.
He criticized the way vaccine therapy was being used to treat patients with asthma and warned that these can be dangerous, as such cannot be routinely recommended.
angiogenesis inhibitors in lung cancer, vaccine therapy, small cell carcinoma of the lung, mesothelioma, statistical and study design methodologies in clinical oncology research, palliative care for patients with lung cancer, and the future of lung cancer.
Eight patients in the dendritic cell vaccine study experienced remarkable long-term, progression-free survival after completing the vaccine therapy, even though they had widely metastatic disease and/or repeated appearance of new metastases despite various therapies.

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