lectin pathway molecule

lectin pathway molecule

the binding of mannose-binding protein to bacterial carbohydrates resulting in activation of the complement pathway.
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lec·tin path·way mol·e·cule

(lek'tin path'wā mol'ĕ-kyūl)
The binding of mannose-binding protein to bacterial carbohydrates resulting in activation of the complement pathway.
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