Medical Definition of P antigen

1. Antigenic determinant on the surface of human red blood cells to which the Donath Landsteiner antibody reacts. This antibody binds in the cold (a cold IgG), but elutes from red cells at 37­C, is particularly associated with tertiary syphylis and its binding causes paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of P Antigen

PWB
PWC
PWD
PWFA
PWH
PWID
PWM
PWR
PX
PXRD
PZEV
PZP
P U
P and P test
P antigen
P cell
P element
P elements
P enzyme
P face
P light chain
P loop
Pa.
Paakantyi
Paarl
Paas' disease
Pabir
Pablo Casals
Pablo Neruda

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