precipitinogen


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precipitinogen

 [pre-sip″ĭ-tin´o-jen]
an antigen that stimulates the formation of and reacts with a precipitin.

pre·cip·i·tin·o·gen

(prē-sip-i-tin'ō-jen),
1. An antigen that stimulates the formation of specific precipitin when injected into an animal body.
2. A precipitable soluble antigen.
Synonym(s): precipitogen
[precipitin + G. -gen, producing]

precipitinogen

/pre·cip·i·tin·o·gen/ (-sip″ĭ-tin´ah-jen) a soluble antigen that stimulates the formation of and reacts with a precipitin.

precipitinogen

(prĭ-sĭp′ĭ-tĭn′ə-jən)
n.
An antigen that induces the production of a precipitin.

precipitinogen

A nonspecific term of waning use for a soluble antigen capable of inducing a precipitating antibody.

pre·cip·i·tin·o·gen

, precipitogen (prĕ-sip'i-tin'ō-jen, -sipi-tō-jen)
1. An antigen that stimulates the formation of specific precipitin when injected into an animal body.
2. A precipitable soluble antigen.
[precipitin + G. -gen, producing]

precipitinogen

a soluble antigen that stimulates the formation of and reacts with a precipitin.