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Latvian translation: mannāns

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English term or phrase:mannan
Latvian translation:mannāns
Entered by: Vents Villers
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16:06 Nov 4, 2007
English to Latvian translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
English term or phrase: mannan
The peptide or peptide-encoding nucleic acid constitutes a tumour or cancer vaccine. It may be administered directly into the patient, into the affected organ or systemically, or applied ex vivo to cells derived from the patient or a human cell line which are subsequently administered to the patient, or used in vitro to select a subpopulation from immune cells derived from the patient, which are then re-administered to the patient. If the nucleic acid is administered to cells in vitro, it may be useful for the cells to be transfected so as to co-express immune-stimulating cytokines, such as interleukin-2. The peptide may be substantially pure, or combined with an immune-stimulating adjuvant such as Detox, or used in combination with immune-stimulatory cytokines, or be administered with a suitable delivery system, for example liposomes. The peptide may also be conjugated to a suitable carrier such as keyhole limpet haemocyanin (KLH) or mannan (see WO 95/18145 and Longenecker et al (1993) Ann. NY Acad. Sci. 690,276-291). The peptide may also be tagged, or be a fusion protein, or be a hybrid molecule. The peptides whose sequence is given in the present invention are expected to stimulate CD4 CTL. However, stimulation is more efficient in the presence of help provided by CD4-positive T-cells. Thus, the fusion partner or sections of a hybrid molecule suitably provide epitopes which stimulate CD4-positive T-cells. CD4-positive stimulating epitopes are well known in the art and include those identified in tetanus toxoid. The polynucleotide may be substantially pure, or contained in a suitable vector or delivery system.
Vents Villers
Local time: 20:43
mannāns
Explanation:
Polisaharīds, mannozes polimērs
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mjbjosh
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mannāns


Explanation:
Polisaharīds, mannozes polimērs

Example sentence(s):
  • Šeit jāatzīmē ZIMOZĀNS - raugu polisaharīds, mannāns, kas stiprina organisma imunitāti.

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