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Adoptive Transfer

"Adoptive Transfer" 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.

Form of passive immunization where previously sensitized immunologic agents (cells or serum) are transferred to non-immune recipients. When transfer of cells is used as a therapy for the treatment of neoplasms, it is called adoptive immunotherapy (IMMUNOTHERAPY, ADOPTIVE).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Adoptive Transfer" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Adoptive Transfer" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 538 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 39 publications in 2006
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.