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*  HBsAg
It was discovered to be part of the virus that caused serum hepatitis by virologist Alfred Prince in 1968. Heptavax, a "first- ... These antigens are recognized by antibody proteins that bind specifically to one of these surface proteins. Today, these ... generation" hepatitis B vaccine in the 1980s, was made from HBsAg extracted from the blood plasma of hepatitis patients. ... HBsAg (also known as the Australia antigen) is the surface antigen of the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It indicates current ...
*  Viral hepatitis
Patients with chronic hepatitis B have antibodies against hepatitis B, but these antibodies are not enough to clear the ... hepatitis B, hepatitis C, hepatitis D, and hepatitis E. In addition to the nominal hepatitis viruses, other viruses that can ... Hepatitis B is caused by hepatitis B virus, a hepadnavirus that can cause both acute and chronic hepatitis. Chronic hepatitis ... Hepatitis C (originally "non-A non-B hepatitis") is caused by hepatitis C virus (HCV), an RNA virus that is a member of the ...
*  Anti-smooth muscle antibody
These antibodies are typically associated with autoimmune hepatitis. These antibodies can be directed against actin, troponin, ... Dawkins, RL; Joske RA (June 1973). "Immunoglobulin deposition in liver of patients with active chronic hepatitis and antibody ... Anti-smooth muscle antibodies are antibodies (immunoglobulins) formed against smooth muscle. ...
*  Michael Houghton (virologist)
"Anti-hepatitis C antibodies and non-A, non-B post-transfusion hepatitis in the Netherlands". Lancet. 334: 297-298. doi:10.1016/ ... doi:10.1002/hep.1840100432. De Bisceglie, AM; Alter, H; Kuo, G; Houghton, M; Hoofnagle, JH (1989). "Detection of antibody to ... He also co-discovered the Hepatitis D genome in 1986. The discovery of Hepatitis C led to the rapid development of diagnostic ... "Detection of antibody to hepatitis C virus in prospectively followed transfusion recipients with acute and chronic non-A, non-B ...
*  Coeliac disease
"Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae as unusual antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis". Minerva gastroenterologica e dietologica. 55 (1 ... If all these antibodies are negative, then it should be determined anti-DGP antibodies (antibodies against deamidated gliadin ... Other antibodies such as anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies occur in some people with coeliac disease but also occur in ... anti-DGP antibodies perform better than anti-endomysial and anti-transglutaminase antibodies tests. Because of the major ...
*  Dihydrolipoyl transacetylase
"Long-term follow-up of antimitochondrial antibody-positive autoimmune hepatitis". Hepatology. 48 (2): 550-6. doi:10.1002/hep. ... These are called anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA) and anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA), respectively. These antibodies are ... There is also evidence of anti-PDC-E2 antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) patients. Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency (PDH ... 49 (3): 871-9. doi:10.1002/hep.22736. PMC 2665925 . PMID 19185000. Bellucci R, Oertelt S, Gallagher M, Li S, Zorn E, Weller E, ...
*  Saliva testing
May 2011). "Importance of the cutoff ratio for detecting antibodies against hepatitis A virus in oral fluids by enzyme ... The second study, conducted by Pascoe, et al., compared saliva antibody testing to serum antibody testing using ELISA followed ... and compared saliva antibody testing and serum antibody testing using ELISA technique in 820 individuals. ... Hepatitis C has also been identified using salivary detection methods. Yaari, et al., reported in 2006 that saliva testing for ...
*  Immune system
Lange T, Perras B, Fehm HL, Born J (2003). "Sleep enhances the human antibody response to hepatitis A vaccination" (PDF). ... A B cell identifies pathogens when antibodies on its surface bind to a specific foreign antigen. This antigen/antibody complex ... This is also called antibody-dependent (or cytotoxic) hypersensitivity, and is mediated by IgG and IgM antibodies. Immune ... These antibodies circulate in blood plasma and lymph, bind to pathogens expressing the antigen and mark them for destruction by ...
*  Verification and validation
A Revalidation Study of Viral Clearance in the Purification of Monoclonal Antibody CB.Hep-1". Retrieved 12 July 2009. El Eman, ...
*  Anti-actin antibodies
In autoimmune hepatitis anti-actin antibodies correlate with patterns of immune recognition, the pattern of recognition was ... 2002). "Smooth muscle antibodies and type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". Autoimmunity. 35 (8): 497-500. doi:10.1080/ ... In gastric cancer anti-actin antibodies were elevated, along with other antibodies in severe disease with poor outcomes. It has ... Anti-actin antibodies (AAA) are found at increased frequency in certain autoimmune diseases and may be of some diagnostic value ...
*  Libivirumab
... is a human monoclonal antibody directed against the hepatitis B virus. WHO Drug Information Shouval, D; et al. ( ... Versus Hepatitis B Immune Globulin (Hbig) in Hepatits B Virus (Hbv) in Liver Transplant (Lt) Recipients". Hepatology. 44 (4): ... 188A-700A [196A]. doi:10.1002/hep.21395. PMID 17001593. ...
*  HLA A1-B8-DR3-DQ2
C4A-null and TNF may associated with autoimmune hepatitis The appearance of anti-nuclear antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis was ... October 1998). "Frequency and significance of anti-gliadin and anti-endomysial antibodies in autoimmune hepatitis" (PDF). Dig. ... of these half had anti-transglutaminase antibodies, but few had endomysial antibody. This could indicate an association with ... "HLA-C genes and susceptibility to type 1 autoimmune hepatitis". Hepatology. 26 (4): 1023-6. doi:10.1002/hep.510260434. PMID ...
*  IGHG3
1993). "Rescue, expression, and analysis of a neutralizing human anti-hepatitis A virus monoclonal antibody". J. Immunol. 151 ( ...
*  Alanine transaminase
With the introduction of second-generation ELISA antibody tests for hepatitis C, the Red Cross changed the ALT policy. As of ... Prior to July 1992, widespread blood donation testing in the USA for hepatitis C was not carried out by major blood banks. ... The intent was to identify donors potentially infected with hepatitis C because no specific test for that disease was available ... doi:10.1002/hep.23789. PMID 20658466. "Alanine aminotransferase: analyte monograph" (PDF). Association for Clinical ...
*  Hepatitis C
It may be found in people with anti-hepatitis-C antibodies but with normal serum levels of liver enzymes; in antibody-negative ... In those with chronic hepatitis B, treatment for hepatitis C results in reactivation of hepatitis B in about 25%. Cirrhosis due ... It is one of five known hepatitis viruses: A, B, C, D, and E. Diagnosis is by blood testing to look for either antibodies to ... Hepatitis C testing typically begins with blood testing to detect the presence of antibodies to the HCV, using an enzyme ...
*  Blood donation
Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Antibody to Hepatitis C Antibody to HIV, usually subtypes 1 and 2 Serologic test for Syphilis The ... For example, the HIV antibody test will not detect a recently infected donor, so some blood banks use a p24 antigen or HIV ... The screening includes testing for diseases that can be transmitted by a blood transfusion, including HIV and viral hepatitis. ... and viral hepatitis. Screening may include questions about risk factors for various diseases, such as travel to countries at ...
*  Ronald C. Kennedy
Kennedy, R.; Eichberg, J.; Lanford, R.; Dreesman, G. (1986). "Anti-idiotypic antibody vaccine for type B viral hepatitis in ... Kennedy has also helped to develop hepatitis B vaccines for chimpanzees and proposed their use in humans in a 1986 study. His ... Some of Kennedy's other research focused on the immune response to viral hepatitis. ...
*  Hepatitis B immune globulin
HBIG is prepared from the plasma of donors who have high antibody levels of the hepatitis B surface antigen. It is extracted ... Hepatitis B immunoglobulin (HBIG) is a human immunoglobulin that is used to prevent the development of hepatitis B. HBIG is ... HBIG should be given within 14 days of exposure to the hepatitis B virus. The half-life of HBIG is about 3 weeks. In lieu of a ... people at risk to develop hepatitis B because they have been recently exposed to body fluids of individuals who have hepatitis ...
*  Ivor Royston
His firm provided the $300,000 start-up funding, and Hybritech's first product, antibodies for the hepatitis B virus, reached ... He was one of the first to use monoclonal antibodies to treat patients with melanoma, leukemia and T cell lymphoma. He ... The idea behind Hybritech was to harness monoclonal antibodies to quickly diagnose and treat diseases. Financier Brook Byers, ... developed radio-labeled monoclonal antibodies that came to be known as "magic bullets" for the precise delivery of radiation ...
*  Viremia
"Antibody responses to the hepatitis C virus E2 protein: relationship to viraemia and prevalence in anti-HCV seronegative ... antibody and protection against DENV-4 challenge in mice and rhesus monkeys by passively transferred humanized antibody". J ...
*  Hepatitis E
"A systematic review on prevalence of hepatitis E disease and seroprevalence of hepatitis E virus antibody" (PDF). World Health ... Hepatitis E is a viral hepatitis (liver inflammation) caused by infection with a virus called hepatitis E virus. It is one of ... Hepatitis E antibodies in laboratory rabbits from 2 US vendors. Emerg Infect Dis [Internet]. 2014 Apr [April 3, 2014]. doi: ... "WHO , Hepatitis E in Chad". www.who.int. Retrieved 2016-02-27. "WHO , Hepatitis E in Sudan". www.who.int. Retrieved 2016-02-27 ...
*  UFC 153
However, dos Santos pulled out of the bout after a blood test showed that he had antibodies for Hepatitis B. With no time to ...
*  Obstetrics
Rapid plasma reagin (RPR) to screen for syphilis Rubella antibody screen Hepatitis B surface antigen Gonorrhea and Chlamydia ... Blood type General antibody screen (indirect Coombs test) for HDN Rh D negative antenatal patients should receive RhoGam at 28 ...
*  Liver kidney microsomal type 1 antibody
LKM-1 antibodies associated with autoimmune chronic active hepatitis recognize P450 2D6, a cytochrome P450 mono-oxygenase. The ... Liver kidney microsomal type 1 antibody is an autoantibody associated with autoimmune hepatitis. It is one of the several ... In anti-HCV and HCV-RNA-positive patients with anti-LKM-1 antibodies there was a preponderance of males with higher mean age ... frequent association of anti-LKM-1 antibodies and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections and the probable existence of an ...
*  Twinrix
... of subjects had antibodies against hepatitis B a month after just the first dose, however. Hepatitis A vaccine Hepatitis B ... The CDC reports that clinical trials found the following levels of protection against Hep A and Hep B one month after each dose ... Twinrix is a vaccine against hepatitis A and hepatitis B, manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline. Twinrix is administered over three ... The name was created because it is a mixture of two earlier vaccines - Havrix, an inactivated-virus Hepatitis A vaccine, and ...
*  TUNEL assay
21 (5): 1465-8. doi:10.1002/hep.1840210534. PMID 7737654. Negoescu A, Lorimier P, Labat-Moleur F, Drouet C, Robert C, ... or indirectly with streptavidin or antibodies, if biotin-dUTP or BrdUTP are used, respectively. The most sensitive of them is ...
*  Machine perfusion
... and there was the potential risk from hepatitis virus and cytotoxic antibodies. The absence of lipo-proteins from the perfusate ... The solution was incubated at 60 °C for 10 hours to inactivate the agent of serum hepatitis. The result was a 45 g/l human ... Effect of heat on the agent of homologous serum hepatitis. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med 1953;84:230-231. Hink JH, Pappenhagen AR, ... Hyperacute rejection of renal allografts following pulsatile perfusion with a perfusate containing antibody. Transplantation ...