cytophilic


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cy·to·phil·ic

 (sī′tə-fĭl′ĭk)
adj.
Having an affinity for cells.

cytophilic

(ˌsaɪtəʊˈfɪlɪk)
adj
(of antibodies, etc) having an attraction or affinity to cells
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Differential opsonizing and neutralizing action of human typhus rickettsia-specific cytophilic antibodies in cultures of human macrophages.
Cell suspensions were prepared and cytophilic immunoglobulin removed by standard methods.
They were also positive to the cytophilic IgG1 and IgG3 and negative to the non-cytophilic IgG2 and IgG4.