an opsonin that acts on bacteria.
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An opsonin that may be an antibody and activated complement complex bound to bacteria rendering them susceptible to phagocytic cells.
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bacteriopsoninAn obsolete, nonspecific term of uncertain utility for any substance that acts as an "opsonin" on bacteria.
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An opsonin that acts on bacteria.
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