antiserum

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antiserum

blood serum containing antibodies against a specific antigen, used to treat or provide immunity to a disease

antiserum

[′an·tē‚sir·əm]
(immunology)
The serum component of blood that contains antibodies specific to one or more antigens.
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For IC-PCR, rabbit polyclonal antisera raised against TYLCV-CP and ACMV-CP (provided by Dr.
Polyclonal antisera were coated on the plate by 5 (Ag per well, and AIAT were titrated with 1:100 dilution (Table 2).
Peak F (fractions 46-50) contained at least 2 components in which the later eluting portion (fraction 49) reacted with all 3 BNP antisera, indicating it is a BNP form with intact C- and N-terminal ends.
Hyperimmune rabbit antisera against non-typeable strains were produced by the Bacterial Antigens Laboratory in Universidade Estadual de Campinas.
Microscope slides with fixed sections were treated for 2 hours at room temperature with a non immune serum (goat; Sigma), diluted 1:100 in Phosphate Buffered Saline (PBS), and then incubated overnight at 4[degrees]C with four of two primary region-specific antisera.
pneumoniae antisera and following the recommended procedure (supplied by Denka Seiken Co.
For this reason, we do not recommend routine screening of this pathogen by SMAC agar and antisera only.
We isolated immunoglobulin G (IgG) from rabbit antisera using a two-step procedure as described by McKinney and Parkinson (8).
First, an artifact produced a cross-reaction to mouse antisera.
Some people buy commercial antisera, while others make their own.