We got the same antibody reaction as the others, without the adjuvant, says the head of the company, Alan Shaw, former head of public health at Merck.
Two doses of the adjuvanted vaccine generated protective antibody levels in more than 90 percent of the subjects.
Such chemicals, known as adjuvants, are commonly used in vaccines to reduce the amount of antigen needed to trigger an immune reaction.
The other is that Wistar rats are injected with adjuvant antigen to lead to auto - immune method.
Do adjuvants added to flu vaccine increase risk of an autoimmune reaction?
Another method of maintaining antigen persistence is through use of an adjuvant.
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