agglutinin meaning

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Noun: agglutinin  u'gloot(u)nin
  1. An antibody that causes agglutination of a specific antigen

Derived forms: agglutinins

Type of: antibody

Encyclopedia: Agglutinin


[Medicine]
n : a substance (as an antibody) producing agglutination

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  1. the antibodies that bring this about are called agglutinins.
  2. in some cell lines there is a similar periodicity in changes of cell surface antigenicity or response to wheat germ agglutinin.
  3. experience in nursing one case of cold agglutinin syndrome
  4. analysis of high-titer cold agglutinins causing cross-matching test difficult
  5. wheat germ agglutinin

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