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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Positive reactions to rabbit (Lagomorpha) antiserum were obtained on a retouched flake from DEL-166 and a microblade core and biface fragment from DEL-168.
One positive reaction to mouse (Rodentia) antiserum was obtained on a flake burin from DEL-168.
A positive reaction to sturgeon antiserum was obtained on one microblade core from DEL-166.