allotype


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allotype

[′a·lə‚tīp]
(immunology)
Inherited variations in the genes coding for certain amino acid sequences in the constant region of the immunoglobulin molecules.
(systematics)
A paratype of the opposite sex to the holotype.
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Dressler, NMNH; 1, Allotype, Pichincha, Santo Domingo, 15/08/1967, NMNH; 20/ 07/1967, R.
Holotype, Pakistan: Sindh, Naokot, on Ziziphus jujube Mill.15-4-1971 (Azhar Khan), Allotype, , same locality.
Clypeal surface less concave than in allotype; frons less rugopunctate; antennal club as long as preceding 5 segments.
Holotype (SINICA-COPEPOD 001), allotype (SINICA-COPEPOD 002), and paratypes (SINICA-COPEPOD sOOl) were deposited at the Institute of Cellular and Organismic Biology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
Deposition of specimens: Parasite specimens (Holotype, allotype and paratypes) are deposited in the Helminthes Collection in the Museum of Zoology Department, University of Balochistan in Quetta, Pakistan.
You will never find a Schuh allotype, as to Toby, this is just a female paratype.
In contrast to HP6032 MAb, HP6033 showed also reactivity with IgG3 myeloma proteins having G3m (g) allotype and with one of two IgG3 myeloma proteins having G3m (b) allotype (23).
Regarding the IL-A gene, a significant over-representation of the allotype 2.2 (40.7%) was observed in HIV subjects, whereas the allotype 1.1 appeared significantly more often in HIV-seronegative individuals (82.6%), regardless of periodontal status (p < 0.01; Chi-square test).
IgG antibody to pneumococcal capsular polysaccharide in human immunodeficiency virus-infected subjects: persistence of antibody in responders, revaccination in nonresponders, and relationship of immunoglobulin allotype to response.