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*  Peanut agglutinin
... (PNA) is plant lectin protein derived from the fruits of Arachis hypogaea. Peanut agglutinin may also be ... Available Structures of peanut agglutinin Because peanut agglutinin specifically binds a particular carbohydrate sequence it ... Peanut agglutinin activity is inhibited by lactose and galactose which compete for the binding site. Other uses include: Potent ... The name "peanut agglutinin" originates from its ability to stick together (agglutinate) cells, such as neuramidase-treated ...
*  Autoimmune hemolytic anemia
This is the case in both cold agglutinin disease and cold paroxysmal hematuria. In general, mixed warm and cold AIHA shows a ... Cold agglutinin disease is treated with avoidance of cold exposure. Patients with more severe disease (symptomatic anemia, ... Steroids and splenectomy are less efficacious in cold agglutinin disease. Paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria is treated by removing ... which includes cold agglutinin disease and paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria. These classifications are based on the ...
*  Warm antibody autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Contrary to cold autoimmune hemolytic anemia (e.g., cold agglutinin disease and paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria) which happens ...
*  Agglutinin
When an agglutinin is added to a uniform suspension of particles such as bacteria or blood, agglutinin binds to the agglutinin- ... An agglutinin is a substance that causes particles to coagulate to form a thickened mass. Agglutinins can be antibodies that ... Agglutinin might also be associated with diseases of which the most common is an autoimmune disease known as cold agglutinin ... Agglutinins can also be any substance other than antibodies such as sugar-binding protein lectins. Agglutinins work by clumping ...
*  Soybean agglutinin
Soybean agglutinins (SBA) also known as soy bean lectins (SBL) are lectins found in soybeans. It is a family of similar legume ... Consumption of soybean agglutinin resulted in a depletion of lipid and an overgrowth of small intestine and pancreas in rats. ... Li, Z; Li, D; Qiao, S; Zhu, X; Huang, C (Aug 2003). "Anti-nutritional effects of a moderate dose of soybean agglutinin in the ... Meanwhile, poor growth of spleen and kidneys and pancreatic hypertrophy was observed in the soybean agglutinin-fed rats. An ...
*  Cold agglutinin disease
Individuals with cold agglutinin disease present with signs and symptoms of hemolytic anemia. Those with secondary agglutinin ... Waldenström's macroglobulinemia may also be positive for cold agglutinins. In children, cold agglutinin disease is often ... Cold agglutinin disease was first described in 1957. Cold agglutinin disease can be either primary (arising spontaneously) or ... Secondary cold agglutinin disease is a result of an underlying condition. In adults, this is typically due to a ...
*  Wheat germ agglutinin
An agglutinin protein, it binds to N-acetyl-D-glucosamine and Sialic acid. N-acetyl-D-glucosamine in the natural environment of ... Wheat germ agglutinin or WGA is a lectin that protects wheat (Triticum vulgaris) from insects, yeast and bacteria. ... Proteopedia: 2uvo - High resolution crystal structure of Wheat Germ Agglutinin in complex with N-acetyl-D-glucosamine ... How Does Wheat-Germ Agglutinin Bind Sialoglycoconjugates ?". European Journal of Biochemistry. 104 (1): 147-153. 9 April 1979. ...
*  Daedaleopsis confragosa
"Agglutinins (lectins) from some British higher fungi". Mycological Research. 98 (3): 277-90. doi:10.1016/S0953-7562(09)80455-3 ...
*  Testicular immunology
Wilson L (1954). "Sperm agglutinins in human semen and blood". Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 85 (4): 652-5. PMID 13167169. Barker CF, ...
*  Autoagglutination
Erythrophagocytosis in cold agglutinin disease. Yarali N, Arikoglu T, Oruc M, Isik P, Tunc B. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 Jul ... Autoagglutination is seen to occur in a type of immune mediated hemolytic anemia known as cold agglutinin disease. Here, the ... The development of the cold agglutinins (as cold reacting antibodies are also known as) may result from the following ...
*  Autoimmunity
A receptor, Peanut agglutinin receptor(PNAR)). This fact gave rise to the idea that spontaneous autoimmunity may result when ...
*  Jacalin-like lectin domain
... a plant seed lectin and agglutinin from Helianthus tuberosus (Jerusalem artichoke). Agglutinin from Calystegia sepium (Hedge ... Proteins containing this domain include: Jacalin, a tetrameric plant seed lectin and agglutinin from Artocarpus heterophyllus ( ... Lectin MPA, a tetrameric plant seed lectin and agglutinin from Maclura pomifera (Osage orange). Heltuba lectin, ... which binds to the T-antigen and acts as an agglutinin. This domain is found in 1 to 6 copies in lectins. The domain is also ...
*  Ludwik Hirszfeld
He proposed the A and B designations for the agglutinins. In 1910-1911 Hirszfeld discovered the heritability of blood groups ...
*  Robin Coombs
Coombs RR, Mourant AE, Race RR (1945). "Detection of weak and "incomplete" Rh agglutinins: a new test". Lancet. 246 (6358): 15- ...
*  Sinorhizobium meliloti
Handelsman, J., Ugalde, R. A., and Brill, W. J. (1984). "Rhizobium meliloti competitiveness and the alfalfa agglutinin". J. ...
*  Cold autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Pathologic cold agglutinins occur at titers over 1:1000 and react at 28-31 °C and sometimes at 37 °C. Cold agglutinin disease ... In chronic cold agglutinin disease, the patient is more symptomatic during the colder months. Cold agglutinin mediated ... Translocation (8;22) has also been reported in association with cold agglutinin disease. Transplantation: Cold agglutinin- ... Patients with cold agglutinin disease should include good sources of folic acid, such as fresh fruits and vegetables, in their ...
*  List of hematologic conditions
"Cold Agglutinin Disease: Overview - eMedicine Pediatrics: General Medicine". Retrieved 2009-02-07. "Paroxysmal cold ...
*  Eyespot (wheat)
Immunocytochemical Localization of Wheat Germ Agglutinin in Wheat. The Journal of cell Biology, Vol 92, No.3 Retrieved November ...
*  Coombs test
Coombs, R. R.; Mourant, A. E.; Race, R. R. (1945). "A new test for the detection of weak and incomplete Rh agglutinins". ...
*  Kell antigen system
A new test for the detection of weak and incomplete Rh agglutinins. Br J Exp Pathol 1945;26:255 Chown B, Lewis M, Kaita K (1957 ...
*  J. Donald Capra
Partial List: Willims Jr, R. C.; Kunkel, H. G.; Capra, J. D. (1968). "Antigenic specificities related to the cold agglutinin ... "Nucleotide sequence analysis of the V regions of two IgM cold agglutinins. Evidence that the VH4-21 gene segment is responsible ...
*  Blood type
Coombs RR, Mourant AE, Race RR (1945). "A new test for the detection of weak and incomplete Rh agglutinins". Br J Exp Pathol. ...
*  Blakeslea trispora
... and acts as a signal for the synthesis of the surface protein agglutinin. Agglutinin allows the two TSAs to recognize each ...
*  Infectious mononucleosis
The cold agglutinin detected is of anti-i specificity. Diagnostic modalities for infectious mononucleosis include: Patient age ... ISBN 1-4200-6749-4. Rosenfield RE; Schmidt PJ; Calvo RC; McGinniss MH (1965). "Anti-i, a frequent cold agglutinin in infectious ... Mononucleosis is sometimes accompanied by secondary cold agglutinin disease, an autoimmune disease in which abnormal ...
*  Rh blood group system
Rh agglutinins (antibodies) are capable of causing hemolytic transfusion reactions with extravascular hemolysis. They may also ... No name was given to this agglutinin when described. In 1940, Karl Landsteiner and Alexander S. Wiener made the connection to ... producing Rh agglutinins and causing the blood of the fetus to agglutinate. Symptoms in the newborn usually include an ...