agretope


agretope
Portion of antigen that interacts with an MHC molecule.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • agretope — That part of a processed antigen that binds to the major histocompatibility complex molecule …   Medical dictionary

  • epitope — That part of an antigenic molecule to which the T cell receptor responds; a site on a large molecule against which an antibody will be produced and to which it will bind. See also agretope …   Dictionary of molecular biology


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