A vaccine suspended in vegetable oil as a solvent. See adjuvant vaccine.

* * *

li·po·vac·cine .lip-ō-vak-'sēn, .lī-pō-, -'vak-.sēn n a vaccine whose fluid medium is an oil

* * *

lipo·vac·cine (lip″o-vakґsēn) [lipo- + vaccine] a vaccine prepared by suspending microorganisms in vegetable oil for the purpose of delaying absorption of the antigenic substances.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”