immune complex


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immune complex

(ˈɪmjʊnəʊˌkɒmplɛks) or

immunocomplex

n
(Medicine) a complex formed between an antibody and an antigen
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05) higher ELISA antibody titer was observed in group A vaccinated with immune complex vaccine.
We have previously reported that the prevalence of sulphonamide antibodies observed in this study group was 22% by both methods-drug-absorption and immune complex methods (12).
immune complex crescentic GN with granular staining of glomeruli for immunoglobulins or complement, and 3.
Although similar patterns of immune complex disease can be seen in IF studies performed on fresh-frozen lung tissue, (13) there are several limitations.
Nonneutralizing antibodies do not directly interfere with TNF binding but may compromise therapeutic efficacy by contributing to enhanced clearance of the drug from the circulation through immune complex formation and binding to Fc receptors on phagocytic cells (14).
Type 2 lepra reaction/ENL is an immune complex mediated response, hence corticosteroids, thalidomide, clofazimine, methotrexate, pentoxifylline, cyclosporine, azathioprine, zafirlukast, infliximab, etanercept, colchicine, chloroquine, and oral zinc have been found to be useful treatment options.
Monoclonal gammopathy has been associated with both immune complex type MPGN and C3GP, including DDD.
Pericardium can be involved with acute and chronic inflammatory changes, deposition of immunoglobulin and C3 suggesting role of immune complex deposits in SLE pericarditis.
After washing four times for 30 seconds (300microlitre), add 100 microliter of immune complex (Antigen-anti Toxoplasma gondii monoclonal antibodies labeled with peroxidase) to each well and incubate again for 45 minutes at 37[degrees]C, covering the well with the protective film.
The spiked sample is then injected onto the workstation where an affinity column pulls the immune complex out of solution.
Immune complex deposits in ANCA-associated crescentic