Adjuvant is a substance that when injected together with antigen increases antibody production.
Webster Dictionary Meaning
1. Adjuvant- Helping; helpful; assisting.
2. Adjuvant- A substance added to an immunogenic agent to enhance the production of antibodies.
- A substance added to a formulation of a drug which enhances the effect of the active ingredient.
- An assistant.
- An ingredient, in a prescription, which aids or modifies the action of the principal ingredient.
Share it: Cite
Previous: ← Adenoviruses
Next: Aerobe →
More from this Section
Exons code-bearing sequences of a gene. ...
Lysin is an enzyme, antibody, or other substance capable of disrupting or disintegrating ...
- Okazaki fragments
Okazaki fragments is DNA strands replicated in small pieces. ...
- Enzyme, constitutive
Enzyme, constitutive is an enzyme whose formation is not dependent upon the presence of ...
Intracellular within a cell. ...