• Can Passive Immunization be the Next HIV Vaccine Alternative? (medindia.net)
  • They had examined "passive immunization" as an alternative to an HIV vaccine, which experts fear may still be years off. (medindia.net)
  • Since licensure of hepatitis A vaccine during 1995--1996, the hepatitis A childhood immunization strategy has been implemented incrementally, starting with the recommendation of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) in 1996 to vaccinate children living in communities with the highest disease rates and continuing in 1999 with ACIP's recommendations for vaccination of children living in states, counties, and communities with consistently elevated hepatitis A rates. (cdc.gov)
  • Active immunization is what an effective vaccine does. (npr.org)
  • doi:10.1016/j.phrp.2011.11.022 Strategies for Control of Pandemic Influenza: Active and Passive Immunization Huan H. Nguyen Head of the Viral Immunology Section, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Korea. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Immunization is often required shortly following birth to prevent diseases in newborns such as tuberculosis, hepatitis B, polio, and pertussis, however, maternal IgG can inhibit the induction of protective vaccine responses throughout the first year of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program will fund the development and clinical assessment of Ichor's TriGrid™ electroporation system as a DNA-based antibody delivery platform to produce protective antibodies for passive immunoprophylaxis. (businesswire.com)
  • These results support the use of encapsulated cell implants for passive immunotherapy against the misfolded proteins, which accumulate in Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders . (fightaging.org)
  • The results show that passive immunization in monkeys, using serum from previously hantavirus-infected monkeys, can induce sterile protection and protect against pathogenesis. (curehunter.com)
  • Passive transfer is used to prevent disease or used prophylactically in the case of immunodeficiency diseases, such as hypogammaglobulinemia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Whatever the mechanism proves to be, the scientists suggest that their finding might be relevant to the inflammation reported in the discontinued Elan trial ( see live chat ), and recommend that second-generation immunization strategies be developed using mouse models that also have CAA in order to avoid this potential problem. (alzforum.org)
  • Impact of passive and active immunization against Ixofin3D-PF on B. burgdorferi burden in ticks and in murine skin.A-C: Rabbit anti-rIxofin3D-PF serum or rabbit anti-Ovalbumin serum was passively transferred into each mouse 24 h prior to B. burgdorferi-infected tick challenge (4-5 ticks/mouse). (nih.gov)
  • Clinical progress with immunization of Aβ42 (AN 1792) recently suffered a setback when a subset of treated patients developed meningoencephalitis-a condition distinct from the hemorrhagic stroke described in the APP23 mouse. (alzforum.org)