oligoclonal

oligoclonal

/ol·i·go·clo·nal/ (-klo´n'l) pertaining to or derived from only a few clones.

oligoclonal

adjective Referring to or derived from a small number of clones.
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There was no oligoclonal bands and cultures also showed no growth.
Analysis of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) showed proper function of the blood-brain barrier and the existence of oligoclonal immunoglobulin G (IgG) bands, without intrathecal synthesis, suggesting a systemic immune response.
Younger age and higher CD4 cell counts were significantly associated with monoclonal or oligoclonal banding, suggesting that younger HIV-positive patients with a more robust immune system (reflected by a higher CD4 count), which in this case is stimulated by uncontrolled viraemia, are most likely to have an augmented B-cell response to HIV infection.
High IgG index and positive oligoclonal band which indicated intrathecal IgG synthesis were found in one MS patient [Supplementary Material 2].
The plasmablast expansion is oligoclonal, not polyclonal," Dr.
2014) Circulating tumor cell clusters are oligoclonal precursors of breast cancer metastasis.
He was hospitalized with the prediagnosis of meningoencephalitis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) and protein, glucose, cell count, oligoclonal band, and herpes simplex type 1 polymerase chain reaction were studied in the CSF.
Investigation of CSF can show lymphocytic pleocytosis, an increase in intrathecal protein, and oligoclonal bands; final diagnosis is based on the detection of NMD A antibodies in the serum or CSF (Wandinger, Saschenbrecker, Stoecker, & Dalmau, 2011).
IFE has a role in detection of minimal residual disease but is hindered by low resolution, variations in interpretation across institutions (9), posttreatment oligoclonal responses (10), and interferences from monoclonal therapeutics (11-13).
Autoimmune pathogenesis may be considered with the detection of neural autoantibodies, inflammatory cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) findings such as leukocytosis or oligoclonal immunoglobulin bands, or MRI findings that suggest inflammation.
The single lot has for its object the supply of a complete analytical system of instrumentation and consumables for performing protein electrophoresis analysis, determination of carbohydrate deficient transferrin (CDT), typing of homogeneous components, typing of oligoclonal components of CSF , to be installed in the laboratory of PO Analysis TNE San Giovanni Bosco ASL TO2 of Torino.
The absence of oligoclonal bands is another characteristic for the exclusion of acute fulminant multiple sclerosis.