seroconvert
intransitive verb see seroconversion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seroconvert — See seroconversion. * * * …   Universalium

  • seroconvert — verb To become seropositive: to be infected by a bloodborne pathogen. See Also: seroconversion …   Wiktionary

  • seroconvert — vb. to produce specific antibodies in response to the presence of an antigen (e.g. a vaccine or a virus). In AIDS patients seroconversion n. occurs within 4 6 weeks of the initial HIV infection. It is marked by a sore throat, swollen lymph nodes …   Medical dictionary

  • seroconvert — [ˌsɪərəʊkən və:t] verb Medicine undergo a change from a seronegative to a seropositive condition. Derivatives seroconversion noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • seroconvert — se·ro·convert …   English syllables

  • seroconvert — vb. to produce specific antibodies in response to the presence of an antigen (e.g. a vaccine or a virus). In AIDS patients seroconversion occurs within 4–6 weeks of the initial HIV infection. It is marked by a sore throat, swollen lymph nodes,… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • seroconvert — intransitive verb see seroconversion …   Useful english dictionary

  • seroconverted — seroconvertˈed adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑seroconvert …   Useful english dictionary

  • seroconversion — noun Date: 1963 the production of antibodies in response to an antigen • seroconvert intransitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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