heteroantibody

[ hĕt′ə-rō-ăntĭ-bŏd′ē ]

n.

An antibody that is specific for antigens originating in species other than that of the antibody producer.

Nearby words

  1. heteraxial,
  2. heteresthesia,
  3. hetero,
  4. hetero-,
  5. heteroagglutinin,
  6. heteroantiserum,
  7. heteroaromatic,
  8. heteroatom,
  9. heteroauxin,
  10. heteroblastic


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