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isoantigen

[ ahy-soh-an-ti-juhn, -jen ]
/ ˌaɪ soʊˈæn tɪ dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn /
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noun
(formerly) an alloantigen.
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Origin of isoantigen

First recorded in 1935–40; iso- + antigen
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British Dictionary definitions for isoantigen

isoantigen
/ (ˌaɪsəʊˈæntɪdʒən) /

noun
immunol an antigen that stimulates antibody production in different members of the same species
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Medical definitions for isoantigen

isoantigen
[ ī′sō-ăntĭ-jən ]

n.
An antigenic substance present in some members of a species and capable of stimulating antibody production in those members that lack it.alloantigen
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