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Cross-reactive antibody

Cross-reactive antibody

(Science: haematology, immunology) antibodies which don't respond to any one specific antigen, but will respond to a number of them. These antibodies can be responsible for false positive results in antigen-antibody tests.


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Improving qPCR assay detection limits

... to design a real-time PCR assay for copy number determination of an antibody gene in mammalian cells, using TaqMan fluorescent probes. The issue ... 10-10^3 standards are added to the standard curve, however, they all cross the threshold line at about 24 cycles along with the 10^4 standard, ...

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by Hriss
Thu May 12, 2011 10:06 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Improving qPCR assay detection limits
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chicken pox antibodies

... notes when I get back home, but I think remember that only the one-unit antibody (IgG) cross the placenta, not IgM and IgA. I think it may be possible that the antibody is IgM, case ...

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by MrMistery
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Forum: Microbiology
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... beads (IMB) applications for extracting pathogenic bacteria by specific antibody reactions from foods also capture these benign bacteria by non-specific ... fragment that binds specifically to L. monocytogenes and doesn’t cross-react with other species of Listeria, or any other bacterium tested. ...

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by Nadas Moksha
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Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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by London
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The Fiber Disease

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by Skytroll
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