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polyclonal

 [pol″e-klōn´al]
derived from different cells; pertaining to several clones.

pol·y·clo·nal

(pol'ē-klō'năl),
In immunochemistry, pertaining to proteins (that is, antibodies) from more than a single clone of cells, in contradistinction to monoclonal.

polyclonal

/poly·clo·nal/ (-klōn´'l)
1. derived from different cells.
2. pertaining to several clones.

polyclonal

(pŏl′ē-klō′nəl)
adj.
Descended from more than one group of cells, especially of genetically different origins.

pol′y·clo′nal·ly adv.

polyclonal

[pol′ēklō′nəl]
Etymology: Gk, polys + klon, cutting
pertaining to or designating a group of cells or organisms derived from several cells. Compare monoclonal.

polyclonal

adjective Referring to or derived from two or more clones.

pol·y·clo·nal

(pol'ē-klō'năl)
immunochemistry Pertaining to proteins from more than a single clone of cells, in contradistinction to monoclonal.

polyclonal

derived from different cells; pertaining to several clones.

polyclonal antiserum
see polyclonal antibody.
polyclonal gammopathy
see polyclonal gammopathy.
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This problem may be circumvented by using polyclonal antibody preparations or MAb cocktails that bind multiple epitopes in the targeted antigen.
Sym001 (anti-Rhesus D) is Symphogen's lead product candidate, a recombinant polyclonal antibody consisting of 25 unique anti-Rhesus D (RhD) antibodies.
Affinity Biologicals newest VisuLize[TM] polyclonal based sandwich ELISA kit is used in the quantification of Factor XI antigen levels in human plasma.
Polyclonal antibody-based assays are not expected to be accurate, but recalculation of the primary results with use of a common calibrator considerably decreased the interlaboratory CV at a certain concentration (1).
Under terms of the agreement, Kirin and Hematech scientists are producing human polyclonal antibodies by utilizing Kirin's patented TransChromo (TM) technology as well as Hematech's transgenic technology and a jointly developed gene knockout procedure.
Immunostaining was performed with rabbit polyclonal antisera (Dako) as first antibodies and peroxidase-conjugated goat anti-rabbit IgG (Dako) as second antibody.
Radiolabeled monoclonal or polyclonal antibodies are employed to image normal or diseased target organs.
The Sympress II technology takes advantage of industry standard fed batch manufacturing processes for controlled production of recombinant polyclonal compositions.
Vical Incorporated (VICL) and AnGes MG recently declared that they have engaged into a co-operation to grow and commercialize an equine polyclonal antibody therapy for patients afflicted with Ebola virus disease.
com)-- ImmunoReagents, a manufacturer of high quality polyclonal antibodies and reagents used by researchers, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, has announced Abyntek Biopharma as its new distributor in Spain.
Because no known natural source of hK13 exists, we expressed this protein in yeast, purified the recombinant protein to homogeneity, generated monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies, and developed an immunofluorometric method for hK13 quantification.
Laboratory tests demonstrated anemia of chronic disease diagnosed by a hematocrit of 25% associated with a low reticulocyte production index, high serum ferritin, and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (91 mm/hr), with polyclonal hypergammaglobulinemia and hypoalbuminemia on serum protein electrophoresis.