Antibodies

Science / Biology / Antibodies: Proteins produced by immune system cells that bind to foreign molecules and microorganisms and inactivate them.

Microarray

Science / Genetics / Microarray: Sets of miniaturized chemical reaction areas that may also be used to test dna fragments, antibodies, or proteins. MORE

Protein

Science / Chemistry / Protein: A complex polymer made by linking together amino acid molecules. Proteins sometimes contain non-amino acid components such as metal ions or porphyrin rings embedded within. MORE

Vitamin B6

Health / Vitamins / Vitamin B6: Also known as Pyridoxine. Also known as Pyridoxine, essential role in the metabolism of unsaturated fatty acids, stimulates the production of hydrochloric acid, essential in the production of red cell MORE

Antigen

Health / Disease / Antigen: A molecule that can stimulate an immune response. MORE

Western Blot

Science / Genetics / Western Blot: A technique used to identify and locate proteins based on their ability to bind to specific antibodies. MORE

Macrophages

Science / Biology / Macrophages: A type of white blood cell derived from monocytes that engulf invading antigenic molecules, viruses, and microorganisms and then display fragments of the antigen to activate helper T cells; ultimately MORE

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