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Vaccines 2019, 7(1), 1; https://doi.org/10.3390/vaccines7010001

The Modified Vaccination Technique

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Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
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Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, UT 84112, USA
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Department of Medical Genetics, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
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Received: 15 October 2018 / Revised: 13 December 2018 / Accepted: 19 December 2018 / Published: 21 December 2018
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Abstract

In addition to active and passive immunizations, there is a third method of immunization, the modified vaccination technique, which is based on injecting a combination of target antigens and antibodies against this antigen. The vaccine is essentially comprised of immune complexes with pre-determined immune-inducing components. When such an immune complex (target antigen × antibody against the target antigen) with a slight antigen excess is administered, it evokes a corrective immune response by the production of the same antibody with the same specificity against the target antigen that is present in the immune complex (pre-determined immune response). View Full-Text
Keywords: Heymann nephritis; antibody information transfer; immune complex Heymann nephritis; antibody information transfer; immune complex
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Barabas, A.; Cole, C.; Kovacs, Z.; Kovacs, E.; Lafreniere, R. The Modified Vaccination Technique. Vaccines 2019, 7, 1.

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