heteroagglutinin


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heteroagglutinin

[¦hed·ə·rō·ə′glüd·ən·ən]
(immunology)
An antibody in normal blood serum capable of agglutinating foreign particles and erythrocytes of other species.
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The spherulocytes mediate the production and release of heteroagglutinins, which act in the destruction of these microorganisms (Yeaton 1983).