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Substance Name: Human papillomavirus vaccines
ID: C510351500


  • Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent PAPILLOMAVIRUS INFECTIONS. Human vaccines are intended to reduce the incidence of UTERINE CERVICAL NEOPLASMS, so they are sometimes considered a type of CANCER VACCINES. They are often composed of CAPSID PROTEINS, especially L1 protein, from various types of ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

MeSH Heading

  • Papillomavirus Vaccines

Systematic Name

  • Human papillomavirus vaccines

Registry Number

  • C510351500