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hemagglutinin

[‚hē·mə′glüd·ən·ən]
(immunology)
An erythrocyte-agglutinating antibody.
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Mice with a mutation in the gene for the protease Tmprss2 do not become infected by flu viruses containing haemagglutinin type H1.
The haemagglutinin spike on the surface of the virus is subject to minor mutations during gene replication.
Cooking was found to eliminate saponin and haemagglutinin whilst reducing trypsin inhibitors by 80%, tannin by 77% and phytate by 30% [2, 4, 5].
A total of 240 volunteers were equally divided into two age groups (<50 years and >50 years) and randomized to receive either 15 [micro]g or 30 [micro]g of haemagglutinin antigen by intramuscular injection.
Terminal sialic acid residues are cleaved by viral neuraminidases, thereby inactivating receptors that are recognised by viral haemagglutinin.
Enhanced virulence of influenza A viruses with the haemagglutinin of the 1918 pandemic virus.
Vaccines should contain 15 pg of each haemagglutinin antigen in each 0.
EDUFLUVAC aims to develop an influenza vaccine that educates the immune system to recognise common influenza epitopes, using a combination of influenza haemagglutinin (HA) antigens delivered on a single virus-like particle.
One, haemagglutinin, helps it enter and infect a cell.
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston, US, led by Professor Ram Sasisekharan, analysed the network of amino acids that make up the viral protein haemagglutinin (HA).
Gram stain and bacterial culture, India ink and latex antigen tests for Cryptococcus neoformans, CSF adenosine deaminase (ADA) for tuberculosis and TPHA (Treponema pallidum haemagglutinin assay) syphilis tests were all negative.
The VGJ[PHI] phage is reported to use the El Tor-specific mannose-sensitive haemagglutinin (MSHA) pilus as a receptor.