Dictionary » C » Cross reaction

Cross reaction

Cross reaction

(Science: haematology, immunology) serological reactions in which an antiserum against one antigen reacts with a non-identical but closely related antigen.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Improving qPCR assay detection limits

... perfectly in the range 10^8 – 10^4 copies of either antibody chain per reaction (acceptable efficiency, Pearson correlation, amplification is every ... 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, ...

See entire post
by Hriss
Thu May 12, 2011 10:06 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Improving qPCR assay detection limits
Replies: 0
Views: 1019

Denaturation and refolding of an enzyme

... them. lysozyme retains the antibacterial activity and stabileses cross linkages. The presence of disulphide bonds make the protein less suspectible ... the question? Q2.What is the function of cysteine in the renaturation reaction? I think the answer : The side chain on cysteine is thiol participates ...

See entire post
by enzsel
Thu Dec 02, 2010 1:54 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Denaturation and refolding of an enzyme
Replies: 3
Views: 3452

Gluten-free and Vaccines

... but you will notice simply that they prove that both can elicit similar reaction. NOT that gliadin will necessarily cause an immunological cross reaction between the 2 peptides. And there is a difference between the inability to digest ...

See entire post
by canalon
Tue Jun 22, 2010 8:37 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gluten-free and Vaccines
Replies: 7
Views: 17504

Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look

... because their conversion into graphite has a G>0 4) Enzymes speed reaction rates by facilitating the development of the transition state. 5) ... kinase cascades must A. never occur in cells B. by definition engage in cross talk C. be very unlikely since there are only two kinase pathways in ...

See entire post
by DemiMike
Sat Nov 28, 2009 6:21 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biology IQ test: How smart are you = look
Replies: 3
Views: 11992

Re: A question from Cloning

... cell is introduced into an egg cell of an insect, I could expect the cross product of the reaction to produce an insect with a fungal characteristic ( insect larva born with a hypha), ...

See entire post
by koyal
Thu Jul 16, 2009 9:13 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: A question from Cloning
Replies: 26
Views: 25539
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,437 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link