isoagglutinogen


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i·so·ag·glu·tin·o·gen

(ī'sō-ă-glū-tin'ō-jen),
An isoantigen that induces agglutination of the cells to which it is attached upon exposure to its specific isoantibody.

isoagglutinogen

(ī′sō-ăg′lo͞o-tĭn′ə-jən)
n.
An isoantigen that on exposure to its corresponding isoantibody causes agglutination of the red blood cells to which it is attached.

isoagglutinogen

[ī′sō·əglo̅o̅tin′əjən]
Etymology: Gk, isos + L, agglutinate, to glue; Gk, Geenen, to produce
an antigen that causes the agglutination of erythrocytes in others of the same species that carry a corresponding isoagglutinin in their serum. Also called isohemagglutinin. Compare agglutinin. See also ABO blood group.

i·so·ag·glu·tin·o·gen

(ī'sō-ă-glū-tin'ō-jen)
An isoantigen that induces agglutination of the cells to which it is attached on exposure to its specific isoantibody.