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## conjugate

1. Maths
a. (of two angles) having a sum of 360°
b. (of two complex numbers) differing only in the sign of the imaginary part as 4 + 3i and 4 -- 3i
c. (of two algebraic numbers) being roots of the same irreducible algebraic equation with rational coefficients
d. (of two elements of a square matrix) interchanged when the rows and columns are interchanged
e. (of two arcs) forming a complete circle or other closed curved figure
2. Chem of, denoting, or concerning the state of equilibrium in which two liquids can exist as two separate phases that are both solutions. The liquid that is the solute in one phase is the solvent in the other
3. Chem (of acids and bases) related by loss or gain of a proton
4. Physics
a. joined by a reciprocal relationship, such as in the case of two quantities, points, etc., that are interchangeable with respect to the properties of each of them
b. (of points connected with a lens) having the property that an object placed at one point will produce an image at the other point
5. (of a compound leaf) having one pair of leaflets

## conjugate

[′kän·jə·gət]
(geology)
Pertaining to fractures in which both sets of veins or joints show the same strike but opposite dip.
Pertaining to any two sets of veins or joints lying perpendicular.
(mathematics)
An element y of a group related to a given element x by y = z -1 xz or zy = xz, where z is another element of the group. Also known as transform.
For a quaternion, x = x0+ x1 i + x2 j + x3 k, the quaternion x̄ = x0-x1 i-x2 j-x3 k.
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We are excited to be working with ACT and to be a part of the renaissance in interest in AFP as a delivery platform and look forward to helping produce better drug conjugates to treat cancer, said John Burt, chief executive officer, of Abzena.
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Antibody-drug conjugates combine the targeting capabilities of antibodies with cell-killing drug payloads, providing a means to selectively kill cancer cells while limiting damage to normal tissue.
Conjugate vaccines have reduced the incidence of invasive disease caused by Haemophilus influenzae, type b (Hib), in industrialized countries and may be highly effective against Streptococcus pneumoniae.
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Preclinical studies demonstrate that antibody fragment-drug conjugates retain the antigen binding and antitumor activity of conventional ADCs.
This report "Antibody-Drug Conjugates 2011 - real breakthrough still to come: A Technology, Stakeholder and R&D Pipeline Analysis" published in September 2011 provides the most complete compilation of information about antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) companies, technologies and products in R&D.
The license is a result of an ongoing collaborative research effort between the two companies to create novel folate conjugates of Bristol-Myers Squibb's proprietary epothilone compounds.

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