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Immune agglutination

Immune agglutination

agglutination caused by antibody (agglutinin) that is specific for the suspended microorganism, cell, or for an antigen that has been coated on a particle of suitable size.

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Immune System

... but more often they just bind receptors so they're useless or cause agglutination of invading particles etc. - Cytotoxic T-cells cause cell death ... with MHC complexes. This allows the maturation and activation of other immune components like B-cells. - B-cells can differentiate into plasma cells ...

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by Babybel56
Tue May 10, 2011 7:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Immune System
Replies: 4
Views: 6796


There are two broad categories of immune response: an antibody or serological response, and a cellular response. Different ... a cell-pathogen interaction required for infection; or antibodies that cause agglutination or clumping into large aggregates which will be cleared by the kidneys ...

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by blcr11
Mon Jun 11, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Antibodies
Replies: 4
Views: 4900

B and T Cells

... in the bone marrow. After lymphocytes acquire those receptors they are immune competent, that is, capable of an immune response. Then, they migrate ... strange elements to be destroyed by further methods: precipitation, agglutination, direct intensification of Phagocytosis and neutralization. ...

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by BioCell
Thu Oct 12, 2006 5:34 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: B and T Cells
Replies: 7
Views: 5515

Blood agglutination

... new research and a better understanding of the complex issues regarding immune reaction related to incompatible donor Blood cells, type O Blood is ... This anti will clump antigen A of the type AB blood. There is an agglutination reaction less or more...

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by Dr.Stein
Thu Mar 09, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blood agglutination
Replies: 14
Views: 25809

Specific memory in Innate Immune System

... recognition of the pathogen.. but only that lectin can help to enhance immune reaction against re-infection of similar pathogens. As I said, lectin ... them from spreading over the body. The mechanism can be different: agglutination, killing, and/or phagocytosis. I thought Pathogen recognition ...

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Jan 24, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Specific memory in Innate Immune System
Replies: 42
Views: 26446

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