alloantibody
noun Date: 1964 an antibody produced following introduction of an alloantigen into the system of an individual of a species lacking that particular antigen

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  • alloantibody — (= alloserum) Antibody raised in one member of a species that recognizes genetic determinants in other individuals of the same species. Common in multiparous women and multiply transfused individuals who tend to have alloantibodies to MHC or… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • alloantibody — /al oh an ti bod ee, an tee /, n., pl. alloantibodies. Immunol. an antibody that reacts with an antigen from a genetically different individual of the same species. [1965 70; ALLO + ANTIBODY] * * * …   Universalium

  • alloantibody — An antibody specific for an alloantigen. * * * al·lo·an·ti·body .al ō ant i .bäd ē n, pl bod·ies an antibody produced following introduction of an alloantigen into the system of an individual of a species lacking that particular antigen called… …   Medical dictionary

  • alloantibody — al·lo·antibody …   English syllables

  • alloantibody — noun an antibody that occurs naturally against foreign tissues from a person of the same species • Syn: ↑isoantibody • Hypernyms: ↑antibody …   Useful english dictionary

  • isoantibody — 1. An antibody that occurs only in some individuals of a species and reacts specifically with a particular foreign isoantigen. For specific isoantibodies of blood group s, see the Blood Groups appendix. 2. Sometimes used as a synonym of… …   Medical dictionary

  • isoantibody — noun an antibody that occurs naturally against foreign tissues from a person of the same species • Syn: ↑alloantibody • Hypernyms: ↑antibody * * * | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ at iso + noun : an antibody against an antigen sometimes present in members of a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • alloantigen — noun Date: 1964 an antigen present only in some individuals (as of a particular blood group) of a species and capable of inducing the production of an alloantibody by individuals which lack it …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • ICAM4 — protein Name=Intercellular Adhesion Molecule 4 (Landsteiner Weiner blood system) caption= width= HGNCid=5347 Symbol=ICAM 4 AltSymbols=LW EntrezGene=3386 OMIM=111250 RefSeq=NM 001039132 UniProt=Q14773 PDB= ECnumber= Chromosome=19 Arm=p Band=13.2… …   Wikipedia

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