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Descriptor English: Freund's Adjuvant
Descriptor Spanish: Adyuvante de Freund
Descriptor Portuguese: Adjuvante de Freund
Descriptor French: Adjuvant Freund
Entry term(s): Adjuvant, Freund
Adjuvant, Freund's
Freund Adjuvant
Freunds Adjuvant
Tree number(s): D20.475
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005620
Scope note: An antigen solution emulsified in mineral oil. The complete form is made up of killed, dried mycobacteria, usually M. tuberculosis, suspended in the oil phase. It is effective in stimulating cell-mediated immunity (IMMUNITY, CELLULAR) and potentiates the production of certain IMMUNOGLOBULINS in some animals. The incomplete form does not contain mycobacteria.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Adjuvants, Immunologic
Registry Number: 9007-81-2
Public MeSH Note: 64
History Note: 64(63)
DeCS ID: 28043
Unique ID: D005620
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Date Established: 1964/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Freund's Adjuvant - Preferred
Concept UI M0008843
Scope note An antigen solution emulsified in mineral oil. The complete form is made up of killed, dried mycobacteria, usually M. tuberculosis, suspended in the oil phase. It is effective in stimulating cell-mediated immunity (IMMUNITY, CELLULAR) and potentiates the production of certain IMMUNOGLOBULINS in some animals. The incomplete form does not contain mycobacteria.
Preferred term Freund's Adjuvant
Entry term(s) Adjuvant, Freund
Adjuvant, Freund's
Freund Adjuvant
Freunds Adjuvant



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