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Immunotherapy, Active

"Immunotherapy, Active" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Active immunization where vaccine is administered for therapeutic or preventive purposes. This can include administration of immunopotentiating agents such as BCG vaccine and Corynebacterium parvum as well as biological response modifiers such as interferons, interleukins, and colony-stimulating factors in order to directly stimulate the immune system.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immunotherapy, Active" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Immunotherapy, Active" was a major or minor topic of these publication.