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Species-specific antigen

species-specific antigen

antigenic components in the tissues and fluids of members of a species of animal, by means of which various species may be immunologically distinguished; e.g., serum albumin of horses is immunologically different from that of man, dogs, sheep, and so on.


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Rabbit Cells

... there is no identical structure of every single cell from different species, even from a species, even from an individual. For example, spermatozoon ... these cells never "see" spermatozoa during their education or antigen-dependent maturation. Thus, rabbit cell, whatever it is, will ...

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by Dr.Stein
Sun Oct 15, 2006 5:19 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Rabbit Cells
Replies: 1
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The Fiber Disease

... of 104 phage virions specifically selected against the K1 capsule antigen of that bacterial strain of E. coli completely prevented death (0% ... pathogens, widespread use of such modified virus could make possible species jumping of the altered phage genes, especially if the virion is RNA-based ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Sep 11, 2006 2:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Re: animal blood in my blood

Blood of other species is a strong antigen for another species. In this case, human lymphocyte will bind dog's RBC called as rossette reaction. ...

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by cardiorrhexis
Tue Feb 21, 2006 1:11 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: animal blood in my blood
Replies: 16
Views: 7419

Re: animal blood in my blood

... i say im not realy going to do this im just curious Blood of other species is a strong antigen for another species. In this case, human lymphocyte will bind dog's RBC called as rossette ...

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Feb 21, 2006 8:39 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: animal blood in my blood
Replies: 16
Views: 7419

The Fiber Disease

... of the complement cascade often lead to infections from Neisseria species of bacteria.) Other complement components include C3, which is instrumental in binding antigen-antibody complexes. (Defects in this complement component lead to a lupus-like syndrome ...

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by RANDY
Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:40 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5560358


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