hemagglutinin(redirected from Hemagglutinins, viral)
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an antibody that causes agglutination of erythrocytes.
cold hemagglutinin one that acts optimally at temperatures near 4°C.
warm hemagglutinin one that acts optimally at temperatures near 37°C.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A substance, antibody or other, that causes hemagglutination.
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A substance that causes agglutination of red blood cells, such as an antibody, or a glycoprotein found on the surface of a virus. Viral hemagglutinins enable viruses to bind to host cells.
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A substance, antibody or other, which causes hemagglutination.
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