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Chemical BCG Vaccine

Name BCG Vaccine
Equivalent Terms Bacillus Calmette Guerin Vaccine | Calmette Guerin Bacillus Vaccine | Calmette's Vaccine | Calmettes Vaccine | Calmette Vaccine | Vaccine, BCG | Vaccine, Calmette's
Definition An active immunizing agent and a viable avirulent attenuated strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, var. bovis, which confers immunity to mycobacterial infections. It is used also in immunotherapy of neoplasms due to its stimulation of antibodies and non-specific immunity.
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MeSH® ID D001500
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ChemicalsComplex Mixtures Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Biological Products Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Vaccines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Bacterial Vaccines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tuberculosis Vaccines Has associated genes Has associated diseases BCG Vaccine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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BCG Vaccine Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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