*  Phagocytosis: elegant complexity.
Opsonin Proteins / immunology. Phagocytes / immunology, microbiology, physiology. Phagocytosis / immunology*, physiology. ... In fact, phagosomes are comprised of hundreds of proteins that play a key role in deciphering the contents of the phagosome and ... Next Document: Complexity and complementarity of outer membrane protein A recognition by cellular and humoral innat.... ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Phagocytosis-elegant-complexity/15894272.html
*  A single-institution, 20-year prospective experience with an affordable Fc-receptor blockade method to treat patients with...
Opsonin Proteins / therapeutic use*. Platelet Count. Prospective Studies. Purpura, Thrombocytopenic, Idiopathic / drug therapy ... 0/Immunosuppressive Agents; 0/Isoantibodies; 0/Opsonin Proteins; 0/RHO(D) antibody; 0/Receptors, IgG; 0/Rh-Hr Blood-Group ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/single-institution-20-year-prospective/18402333.html
*  Pathophysiology and treatment of septic shock in neonates.
0/Acute-Phase Proteins; 0/Anti-Infective Agents; 0/Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins; 0/Opsonin Proteins; 9007-36-7 ... Opsonin Proteins / immunology. Proteomics / methods. Resuscitation / methods*. Risk Factors. Shock, Septic / immunology, ... Complement System Proteins / immunology. Endothelium, Vascular / immunology. Genomics / methods. Humans. Hydrocortisone / ... Acute-Phase Proteins / immunology. Anti-Infective Agents / therapeutic use. Blood Coagulation Disorders / immunology, ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Pathophysiology-treatment-septic-shock-in/20569817.html
*  Site-Specific Targeting of Nanoparticle Prednisolone Reduces In-Stent Restenosis in a Rabbit Model of Established Atheroma |...
It has previously been reported that nanoparticles tend to get tagged by opsonin proteins soon after systemic administration, ... suggesting that opsonin tagged liposomes tend to accumulate through transport of vasa-vasorum, whereas intact steroid- ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/28/11/1960
*  Interaction of apoptotic cells with iDCs is facilitated | Open-i
Opsonin Proteins/immunology*. *Receptors, Chemokine/metabolism*. Minor. *Antigens, CD86. *Complement System Proteins/immunology ...
  https://openi.nlm.nih.gov/detailedresult.php?img=PMC2196062_20020263f3c&req=4
*  Antibodies facilitate binding and internalization of fu | Open-i
Membrane Proteins/immunology. *Mice. *Mice, Inbred C57BL. *Opsonin Proteins/immunology. *Protein Binding/immunology ... Structural analysis has revealed that the E protein is exposed in immature particles and this prompted us to investigate ... Taken together, our results support the notion that antibodies against the structural proteins prM and E both can promote ... Structural analysis has revealed that the E protein is exposed in immature particles and this prompted us to investigate ...
  https://openi.nlm.nih.gov/detailedresult.php?img=PMC3303773_pone.0029957.g002&req=4
*  Understanding and overcoming major barriers in cancer nanomedicine
One method of attachment occurs when the bound opsonin proteins undergo conformational changes from an inactive protein present ... coated by opsonin proteins) within minutes upon exposure to blood (Figure 1). It is thought that the nature of this protein ... Without the presence of surface-bound or adsorbed opsonin proteins, the phagocytes are typically not able to bind or recognize ... Understanding the nanoparticle-protein corona using methods to quantify exchange rates and affinities of proteins for ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2913868/
*  Liver Transplantation and Reticuloendothelial Clearance Capacity - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
To establish the effect of liver transplantation on serum expression of acute phase protein opsonins. [ Time Frame: 7 days ]. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00929032
*  Inflammation Flashcards by David Wheeler | Brainscape
Opsonisation - Opsonins (various protein/chemical mediators) attach to bacteria. Enhances neutrophil recognition and attachment ... Comprises what comes out of leaky capillaries - Fluid, cells, proteins (importantly fibrin), antibodies. Fluid dilutes pathogen ... Killing - Destruction in vacuoles by free radicals, lysozyme, lactoferrin, major basic protein. ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/inflammation-6802137/packs/10819204
*  Biodistribution of Encapsulated Indocyanine Green in Healthy Mice
As receptors for various opsonin proteins are located on the surfaces of macrophages, opsonization facilitates recognition, ... Upon the introduction of foreign particles into the bloodstream, plasma proteins such as immunoglobulins, complement proteins, ... poloxamers be covalently attached to the particle surface to sterically hinder interactions between NPs and opsonin proteins 29 ... To evaluate the effects of plasma proteins, lipids, and other biomolecules upon the stability of the MCs, we incubated 500 nm ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2758533/
*  Role of surface charge and oxidative stress in cytotoxicity of organic monolayer-coated silicon nanoparticles towards...
As a result, negatively charged nanoparticles get more covered with opsonin proteins, which stimulates phagocytosis by ... who reported better binding of opsonin serum proteins with negatively charged nanoparticles than with positively charged ... which contained opsonin proteins (like immunoglobulins) in it as well. ... MTT, DNA release, protein adsorption, confocal microscopy, gene transfection, radiolabelling, biodistribution, scintigraphy ...
  https://particleandfibretoxicology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1743-8977-7-25
*  Structure and Modulation of Fc and Complement Receptors | SpringerLink
... are recognized with the aid of opsonins-proteins that bind specifically to the intruder as a signal for phagocytosis (Griffin, ... I. Distinct proteins mediate the IgG subclass-specific Fc binding activities of macrophages, J. Immunol. 128: 1819.PubMedGoogle ... Loube, S. R., McNabb, T. C., and Dorrington, K. J., 1978, Isolation of an Fc-binding protein from the cell membrane of a ... Segal, D. M., and Titus, J. A., 1978, The subclass specificity for the binding of murine myeloma proteins to macrophage and ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4757-4862-8_6
*  Phagocyte - Wikipedia
Some proteins hinder opsonin-related ingestion; Staphylococcus aureus produces Protein A to block antibody receptors, which ... and group A streptococci produce proteins such as M protein and fimbrial proteins to block engulfment. ... They include opsonin receptors, scavenger receptors, and Toll-like receptors. Opsonin receptors increase the phagocytosis of ... "Complement" is the name given to a complex series of protein molecules found in the blood that destroy cells or mark them for ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phagocyte
*  List of MeSH codes (D12.776) - Wikipedia
... opsonin proteins MeSH D12.776.377.715.548.114.820 - plantibodies MeSH D12.776.377.715.548.114.837 - precipitins MeSH D12.776. ... groel protein MeSH D12.776.602.500.500.100 - fusion proteins, bcr-abl MeSH D12.776.602.500.500.320 - fusion proteins, gag-onc ... oncogene protein v-maf MeSH D12.776.964.700.750.875 - oncogene proteins v-abl MeSH D12.776.964.700.750.882 - oncogene proteins ... fusion proteins, gag-pol MeSH D12.776.964.775.350.400 - hiv core protein p24 MeSH D12.776.964.775.375.325 - fusion proteins, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(D12.776)
*  List of MeSH codes (D12.776.124) - Wikipedia
... opsonin proteins MeSH D12.776.124.486.485.114.820 -- plantibodies MeSH D12.776.124.486.485.114.837 -- precipitins MeSH D12.776. ... opsonin proteins MeSH D12.776.124.790.651.114.820 -- plantibodies MeSH D12.776.124.790.651.114.837 -- precipitins MeSH D12.776. ... complement c1 inactivator proteins MeSH D12.776.124.486.274.920.250.500 -- complement c1 inhibitor protein MeSH D12.776.124.486 ... bence jones protein MeSH D12.776.124.486.485.900.225 -- cryoglobulins MeSH D12.776.124.486.485.900.500 -- myeloma proteins MeSH ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(D12.776.124)
*  Artificial spleen using nanobeads can resolve deadly blood infection rapidly : Science : iTech Post
It is able to do this utilizing a genetically altered version of the opsonin protein found in human bloods that naturally help ... The device will serve as an artificial spleen that will remove pathogens in the blood without removing electrolytes, proteins, ...
  http://www.itechpost.com/articles/10476/20130615/artificial-spleen-using-nanobeads-resolve-deadly-blood-infection-rapidly.htm
*  Macrophage - New World Encyclopedia
Adhesion is enhanced by opsonization, where proteins like opsonins are coated on the surface of the bacterium. This is followed ... The second is adaptive (acquired) immunity that works by manufacturing a class of proteins called antibodies (humoral immune ... After digesting a pathogen, a macrophage will present the antigen (a molecule, most often a protein found on the surface of the ... complement proteins, and regulatory factors such as interleukin-1. At the same time, they carry receptors for lymphokines that ...
  http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Macrophage
*  Application Index: Complement Proteins | China-Mainland | Sigma-Aldrich
Complement Proteins offered by Sigma-alderich online.The complement system is a complex cascade involving proteolytic cleavage ... Instead an opsonin, mannan binding protein (MBP), is involved in the initiation process. ... Complement C3b may be an opsonin for antigen-antibody complexes which helps prevent damage from the formation of large, ... Complements C3a and C4b are opsonins that bridge phagocytes to microorganisms. Complements C3a and C4a promote phagocyte ...
  http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/china-mainland/zh/life-science/metabolomics/enzyme-explorer/cell-signaling-enzymes/complement-proteins.html
*  PPT - Host Defense Mechanisms (non-specific) PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 3bda51-MGViN
Opsonins can be complement proteins, or antibodies *e.g. encapsulated bacteria *Deficiency in complement system may lead to ... The Lectin Pathway Originates with Host Proteins Binding Microbial Surfaces - The Lectin Pathway Originates with Host Proteins ... Anti-viral proteins produced by virus-infected cells (eventually died) *Alert system to prevent virus from infecting other ... with plasma proteins. *3. Ingestion Pseudopods of phagocytes engulf the microorganism and enclose it in a phagosome to complete ...
  http://www.powershow.com/view/3bda51-MGViN/Host_Defense_Mechanisms_non-specific_powerpoint_ppt_presentation
*  rrr u nts 1 Flashcards - Cram.com
cytoskeletal protein defect such as spectrin deficiency causing hereditary sphere. RBC have normal type of Hb ... Protein released from injured tissue that works in concert with Factor VII to initiate extrinsic pathway ... Dolichol substratre for forming branched carbo trees, then transfer to proteins, occurs in RER, then golgi, then lysosome ... glycosylphosphhatidylinositol (GPI ) anchor; ; - assoc with somatic mutations in PIG-A gene for PIG-AP (anchor protein); ; - ...
  http://www.cram.com/flashcards/rrr_u_nts_1-477258
*  Kolektin - Wikipedie
Hartshorn KL, Sastry K, White MR, (1993). "Human Mannose-binding Protein Functions as an Opsonin for Influenza A Viruses". J. ... Watford WT, Wright JR, Hester CG, Jiang H, Frank MM (2001). "Surfactant Protein A Regulates Complement Activation". J Immunol ... Hartshorn KL, Crouch E, White MR (1998). "Pulmonary surfactant proteins A and D enhance neutrophil uptake of bacteria". Am J ... Vandivier RW, Ogden CA, Fadok VA (2002). "Role of Surfactant Proteins A, D, and C1q in the Clearance of Apoptotic Cells In Vivo ...
  https://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolektin
*  Infectious disease - Natural and acquired immunity | Britannica.com
In the case of many viruses, resistance is related to the presence on the cell surface of protein receptors that bind to the ... An opsonin generally is a protein substance, such as one of the circulating immunoglobulins or complement components. ... In the case of many viruses, resistance is related to the presence on the cell surface of protein receptors that bind to the ... Ingestion of bacteria may require the help of still other components of the blood, called opsonins, which act to coat the ...
  https://www.britannica.com/science/infectious-disease/Natural-and-acquired-immunity
*  A Large Repertoire of Parasite Epitopes Matched by a Large Repertoire of Host Immune Receptors in an Invertebrate Host/Parasite...
It corresponds to a putative opsonin, the ThioEster-containing Protein from B. glabrata. ... calcium binding proteins; chaperone/stress proteins; antioxidant enzymes and proteins involved in immune regulation (Table 1). ... Thirty proteins were identified - among them 20 are S. mansoni proteins (Table 1) and 10 are from B. glabrata (Table 2). During ... IRMa avoids redundant proteins in the analysis and reduced false positive to less than 1%. A protein was considered to be ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosntds/article?id=10.1371/journal.pntd.0000813
*  Collectin - Wikipedia
Kuhlman, M; K Joiner; R A Ezekowitz (1989-05-01). "The human mannose-binding protein functions as an opsonin". The Journal of ... Wang, J Y; C C Shieh; P F You; H Y Lei; K B Reid (August 1998). "Inhibitory effect of pulmonary surfactant proteins A and D on ... O'Riordan, D M; J E Standing; K Y Kwon; D Chang; E C Crouch; A H Limper (June 1995). "Surfactant protein D interacts with ... Brinker, K G; E Martin; P Borron; E Mostaghel; C Doyle; C V Harding; J R Wright (2001-12). "Surfactant protein D enhances ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collectin