protein A

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protein A

a component of some strains of Staphyloccocus aureus.
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PRTX-100 is a highly purified form of Staphylococcal protein A (SpA) that has affected the immune function in various preclinical studies.
(5) provided data that PVL, in combination with staphylococcal protein A, destroys respiratory tissue and bacteria-engulfing immune cells, Voyich et al.
PRTX-100 is a highly purified form of Staphylococcal protein A (SpA), a bacterial protein known to modify aspects of the human immune system.
Differential binding of IgA proteins of different subclasses and allotypes to Staphylococcal protein A. Z Immunitatsforsch Immunobiol.
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