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*  Major histocompatibility complex and sexual selection
Scientists tested the Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, by observing effects of MHC upon natural spawning salmon that resided in ... The major histocompatibility complex in sexual selection concerns how major histocompatibility complex (MHC) molecules allow ... Major histocompatibility complex genes, which control the immune response and effective resistance against pathogens, have been ... Fathers are more MHC-dissimilar from the mother than are randomly tested males. Fathers have more differences in amino acid and ...
*  Paul Terasaki
1980). Histocompatibility testing, 1980 : report of the eighth International Histocompatibility Workshop held in Los Angeles, ... 1970). Histocompatibility testing 1970; report of an international workshop held at UCLA and Palm Springs, California, U.S.A. ... Resolution by HLA testing of 1000 paternity cases not excluded by ABO testing. J Family Law 1977; 16: 543-557. Scholsstein L, ... In 1964, Terasaki developed the microcytotoxicity test, a tissue-typing test for organ transplant donors and recipients that ...
*  Histocompatibility
... testing has evolved greatly with the technological advances in DNA based molecular typing and solid phase ... Histocompatibility testing is only one of many criteria necessary for matching transplant donors to recipients. Currently ... To test for histocompatibility between donor and recipient tissues, medical professionals or medical laboratories specifically ... One common technique used for histocompatibility testing is microcytotoxicity assays. This involves adding a sample of the ...
*  Mixed lymphocyte reaction
A potential histocompatibility test in vitro. Science 143:813. 4. Benacerraf, B. and H.O. McDevitt. 1972. Histocompatibility ... Mixed lymphocyte reaction (MLR) is a test used by pharmaceutical and biotech organizations to show the safety of a drug or ... 1. Meo, T.: The MLR test in the mouse. 1979. In Immunological Methods, Academic Press, Inc., New York, NY. "Beginners Guide to ... The Role of Products of the Histocompatibility Gene Complex in Immune Responses. Academic Press, Inc., New York. 6. Alm, G.V. ...
*  Sarbeswar Sahariah
January 2000). "Critical study on the significance of histocompatibility testing in renal transplantation: single-centre ...
*  MELISA
Bach FH, Hirschhorn K (1964). "Lymphocyte interaction: a potential histocompatibility test in vitro". Science. 143 (3608): 813- ... and concluded that the test cannot be used as an objective test for mercury allergy. Another study used 34 patients to test the ... the test is commonly used in dentistry to test for allergy to dental restorative materials, braces and prostheses. The test is ... In contrast to a type-I allergy, which is mediated by IgE antibodies and is often tested using an ELISA test, a type-IV ...
*  Fluorochromasia
... has many applications including histocompatibility testing, measurement of cytotoxic antibodies, in vitro chemo ... Eugene A. Woltering, Tumor Chemosensitivity Testing An Evolving Technique. Lab Medicine 21, 82-84, 1990.. ... sensitivity testing of tumors, and fluorochrome intercellular translocation. The number of scientific articles reporting use of ...
*  Uveitis
Major histocompatibility antigen testing may be performed to investigate genetic susceptibility to uveitis. The most common ... Laboratory testing is usually used to diagnose specific underlying diseases, including rheumatologic tests (e.g. antinuclear ... This is typically done using a fluoresence dye test. In addition to corticosteroids, topical cycloplegics, such as atropine or ...
*  Ahetze
"Histocompatibility Testing", Copenhague, J. Ruffie, M. H. Levine, M. Blanc, P. Richard), 1972 (A New lmmunoglobulin haplotype ...
*  Fereydoun Ala
In addition, complementary services, such as blood components, clinical immunology, histocompatibility testing to support the ... Another first was the introduction of hepatitis B surface antigen testing, first described by Baruch Blumberg in 1965. ... testing, processing and distribution of blood and blood products to hospitals free-of-charge, in accordance with modern ...
*  Index of HIV/AIDS-related articles
... histocompatibility testing - histoplasmosis - HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study (HCSUS) - HIV disease - HIV prevention ... liver function test (LFT) - long terminal repeat sequence (LTR) - long-term nonprogressors - LTR - lumbar - lumbar puncture - ... tuberculin skin test (TST) - tuberculosis (TB) - tumor necrosis factor (TNF) V3 loop - vaccination - vaccine - vaccinia - ... PPD test - pre-conception counseling - preclinical - precursor cells - prevalence - primary HIV infection - primary isolate - ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E01)
... histocompatibility testing MeSH E01.450.495.385.120 --- blood grouping and crossmatching MeSH E01.450.495.385.475 --- ... intradermal tests MeSH E01.370.750.300.400 --- kveim test MeSH E01.370.750.300.750 --- skin test end-point titration MeSH ... intradermal tests MeSH E01.450.495.750.300.540 --- kveim test MeSH E01.450.495.750.300.750 --- skin test end-point titration ... lactose tolerance test MeSH E01.370.372.460 --- liver function tests MeSH E01.370.372.600 --- pancreatic function tests MeSH ...
*  Oligotyping (taxonomy)
... and performing histocompatibility tests for human blood or bone marrow donors/recipients . Oligotyping (sequencing) Taxonomy ( ...
*  Wallerian degeneration
Differentiating phagocytic microglia can be accomplished by testing for expression of Major histocompatibility complex (MHC) ...
*  OR12D3
2008). "Association of smoking behavior with an odorant receptor allele telomeric to the human major histocompatibility complex ... ". Genet Test. 12 (4): 481-6. doi:10.1089/gte.2008.0029. PMC 2635552 . PMID 18939942. Santos PS, Kellermann T, Uchanska-Ziegler ...
*  Alain de Weck
In 1994-1995 CMG added diagnostic tests for dog allergy and was subsequently acquired by Heska of Fort Collins, Colorado, in ... leukocyte histocompatibility antigen (HLA group) typing for organ transplant (mainly kidney and liver), as well as cellular ... CMG successfully developed, manufactured and sold a series of diagnostic allergy screening tests under the name "TOP SCREEN" to ... In particular he developed penicilloyl-polylysine (PPL) as a test reagent for detecting penicillin allergy. Starting in 1961, ...
*  Intestine transplantation
To ensure proper histocompatibility, tissue quality, and safety from infection, blood work should be collected and tested in ... Therefore, it is essential that HLA and PRA statuses are tested for and demonstrate low immunoreactivity of the patient to the ... The panel reactive antibody (PRA) test measures the proportion of the population to which a recipient will react via pre- ... Additionally, blood serum should be tested for the presence of viruses, including HIV, hepatitis B and C, cytomegalovirus (CMV ...
*  Genetic testing
Histocompatibility testing guideline states that it's permissible for children of all ages to have tissue compatibility testing ... This test is performed 10-13 weeks into pregnancy and results are ready 7-14 days after the test was done. Another test using ... Available types of testing include: Cell-free fetal DNA (cffDNA) testing is a non-invasive (for the fetus) test. It is ... Non-diagnostic testing includes: Forensic testing: Forensic testing uses DNA sequences to identify an individual for legal ...
*  Patch test
... break it down to smaller components and present them on their surface bound to major histocompatibility complex type two (MHC- ... Patch tests at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) "Patch tests (contact allergy testing"), ... Foods identified by blood testing or skin prick testing may or may not overlap with foods identified by patch testing. Certain ... The patch test is just induction of a contact dermatitis in a small area. Application of the patch tests takes about half an ...
*  Major histocompatibility complex
A cross-reaction test between potential donor cells and recipient serum seeks to detect presence of preformed anti-HLA ... New York: Garland Science; 2001 The Major Histocompatibility Complex and Its Functions Kimball's Biology Histocompatibility ... Major Histocompatibility Complex dbMHC Home, NCBI's database of the Major Histocompatibility Complex Biology portal Medicine ... The major histocompatibility complex (MHC) is a set of cell surface proteins essential for the acquired immune system to ...
*  Genetic matchmaking
"Major Histocompatibility Complex Alleles, Sexual Responsivity, and Unfaithfulness in Romantic Couples." Psychological science ... Genetic love match? Dating sites try DNA tests." Associated Press. Nov 12th, 2009 2009. msnbc.com. .. ... "The evolution of mating preferences and major histocompatibility complex genes." The American Naturalists, 153 (1999): 145-164 ...
*  Genetically modified organism
... which has been tested in sheep and is used in treating humans with this deficiency and transgenic pigs with human-histo-compatibility ... The strain has been field tested for over three years and has been approved for release. Cnidaria such as Hydra and the sea ... Currently available transgenic crops and foods derived from them have been judged safe to eat and the methods used to test ... Altered Bacterium Does Its Job : Frost Failed to Damage Sprayed Test Crop, Company Says Fraley, RT; et al. (1983). "Expression ...
*  Human serum albumin
The lost albumin can be detected by a simple urine test. Depending on the amount of albumin lost, a patient may have normal ... "The Major Histocompatibility Complex-related Fc Receptor for IgG (FcRn) Binds Albumin and Prolongs Its Lifespan". J. Exp. Med. ... Microalbumin Urine Test Universal protein resource accession number P02768 for "Serum albumin" at UniProt. Chaudhury C, Mehnaz ... database Human Serum Albumin on the Human Protein Reference Database Albumin binding prediction Albumin at Lab Tests Online ...
*  Mate choice
To test this hypothesis, red jungle fowl males were infected with a parasitic roundworm and monitored for growth and ... Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) or in humans, Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA), produce protein products that are essential ... This makes testing components of genetic compatibility difficult and controversial. A controversial but well known experiment ... College women were then asked to rate odors from several men, some with similar MHC (major histocompatibility complex) genes to ...
*  Bare lymphocyte syndrome type II
The diagnosis for Bare lymphocyte syndrome type II can be done via genetic testing A blood test could indicate decreased CD4+ T ... Matheux, Franck; Villard, Jean (June 2004). "Cellular and gene therapy for major histocompatibility complex class II deficiency ... is a rare recessive genetic condition in which a group of genes called major histocompatibility complex class II (MHC class II ... Major histocompatibility complex class II proteins are important because under normal function they have important ...
*  Interferon
This explained the large loss of interferon activity when preparations were transferred from test tube to test tube or from ... Another function of interferons is to upregulate major histocompatibility complex molecules, MHC I and MHC II, and increase ... increase host defenses by up-regulating antigen presentation by virtue of increasing the expression of major histocompatibility ...