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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Medicine and Health.

An antibody used to prevent some other reaction taking place by physically masking a binding site, e.g. on a cell surface receptor.

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blocking antibody

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Medicine and Health.

An antibody used to prevent some other reaction taking place by physically masking a binding site, e.g. on a cell surface receptor.

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blocking antibody

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 24 words.

An antibody used to prevent some other reaction taking place by physically masking a binding site, e.g. on a cell surface receptor....

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blocking antibody

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 33 words.

1 an incomplete antibody that does not agglutinate its antigen but attaches to it and so prevents its agglutination by

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Immunology: Diversity of the blocking effects of antisperm antibodies on fertilization in human and mouse

Hiroaki Shibahara, Minoru Shigeta, Miyuki Inoue, Akiko Hasegawa, Koji Koyama, Nancy J. Alexander and Sinzo Isojima.

in Human Reproduction

December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

The blocking effects of complement-dependent sperm immobilizing antibodies in the sera of infertile women and monoclonal antisperm antibodies against humans and mice on fertilization were...

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Structure activity relationships of monocyte chemoattractant proteins in complex with a blocking antibody

Carl Reid, Mia Rushe, Matthew Jarpe, Herman van Vlijmen, Brian Dolinski, Fang Qian, Teresa G. Cachero, Hernan Cuervo, Milka Yanachkova, Chioma Nwankwo, Xin Wang, Natalie Etienne, Ellen Garber, Véronique Bailly, Antonin de Fougerolles and P.Ann Boriack-Sjodin.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

P ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 5029 words.

Monocyte chemoattractant proteins (MCPs) are cytokines that direct immune cells bearing appropriate receptors to sites of inflammation or injury and are therefore attractive therapeutic...

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Blocking effects of serum reactive antibodies induced by glatiramer acetate treatment in multiple sclerosis

Hassan H. Salama, Jian Hong, Ying C. Q. Zang, Azza El‐Mongui and Jingwu Zhang.

in Brain

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5045 words.

Glatiramer acetate (GA) is a treatment option for multiple sclerosis. Although its mechanism of action remains unclear, evidence has emerged supporting the role of GA as an immunomodulatory...

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Effects of Angiopoietin-2-Blocking Antibody on Endothelial Cell–Cell Junctions and Lung Metastasis

Tanja Holopainen, Pipsa Saharinen, Gabriela D’Amico, Anita Lampinen, Lauri Eklund, Raija Sormunen, Andrey Anisimov, Georgia Zarkada, Marja Lohela, Hanna Heloterä, Tuomas Tammela, Laura E. Benjamin, Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, Ching Ching Leow, Gou Young Koh and Kari Alitalo.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

March 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 9106 words.

Background

Angiopoietin-2 (Ang2), a ligand for endothelial TEK (Tie2) tyrosine kinase receptor, is induced in hypoxic endothelial cells of tumors, where it...

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Anti–MSP1 Block 2 Antibodies Are Effective at Parasite Killing in an Allele-Specific Manner by Monocyte-Mediated Antibody-Dependent Cellular Inhibition

Corine Demanga Galamo, Ali Jafarshad, Catherine Blanc and Pierre Druilhe.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

April 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2970 words.

We investigated whether anti–merozoite surface protein-1 (MSP1) block 2 antibodies mediate the monocyte-dependent antibody-mediated cellular inhibition (ADCI) of Plasmodium falciparum. This...

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Properties of Blocking and Non-blocking Monoclonal Antibodies Specific for Human Macrophage Galactose-type C-type Lectin (MGL/ClecSF10A/CD301)

Yoshihiko Sano, Katsuaki Usami, Ryota Izawa, Kaori Denda-Nagai, Nobuaki Higashi, Toshifumi Kimura, Noriko Suzuki and Tatsuro Irimura.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

January 2007; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 5534 words.

Monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) specific for the human macrophage galactose-type calcium-type lectin (MGL) were established. The recombinant extracellular domain of MGL was used to immunize a...

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Influence of methotrexate, TNF blockers and prednisolone on antibody responses to pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

M. C. Kapetanovic, T. Saxne, A. Sjöholm, L. Truedsson, G. Jönsson and P. Geborek.

in Rheumatology

January 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4506 words.

Objective. To compare antibody responses to 23-valent pneumococcal vaccine (Pneumovax®) in controls and patients with established rheumatoid arthritis (RA) treated with TNF...

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Human anti‐β‐amyloid antibodies block β‐amyloid fibril formation and prevent β‐amyloid‐induced neurotoxicity

Yansheng Du, Xing Wei, Richard Dodel, Norbert Sommer, Harald Hampel, Feng Gao, Zhizhong Ma, Liming Zhao, Wolfgang H. Oertel and Martin Farlow.

in Brain

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 2826 words.

The accumulation of β‐amyloid (Aβ) in neuritic plaques is thought to be causative for the progression of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Recently, both active immunization and passive...

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High Serum Levels of Norovirus Genotype–Specific Blocking Antibodies Correlate With Protection From Infection in Children

Maria Malm, Hanni Uusi-Kerttula, Timo Vesikari and Vesna Blazevic.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4157 words.

Background.  Norovirus is a common cause of acute gastroenteritis in children. Serum immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies have been implicated in...

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Anti-ganglioside antibodies can bind peripheral nerve nodes of Ranvier and activate the complement cascade without inducing acute conduction block in vitro

Konstantinos Paparounas, Graham M. O'Hanlon, Colin P. O'Leary, Edward G. Rowan and Hugh J. Willison.

in Brain

May 1999; p ublished online May 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5795 words.

The neurophysiological effects of nine neuropathy-associated human anti-ganglioside antisera, three monoclonal antibodies to ganglioside GM1 (GM1) and of the cholera toxin B subunit (a GM1...

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Human Anti–Human IL-18 Antibody Recognizing the IL-18–Binding Site 3 with IL-18 Signaling Blocking Activity

Takayuki Hamasaki, Shuhei Hashiguchi, Yuji Ito, Zenichiro Kato, Kenji Nakanishi, Toshihiro Nakashima and Kazuhisa Sugimura.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

October 2005; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 5831 words.

IL-18 is an important regulator in both innate and acquired immune responses. The aberrant expression of IL-18 is associated with severe inflammatory conditions, such as autoimmune diseases...

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An Anti-Chitinase Malaria Transmission–Blocking Single-Chain Antibody as an Effector Molecule for Creating a Plasmodium falciparum–Refractory Mosquito

Fengwu Li, Kailash P. Patra and Joseph M. Vinetz.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5256 words.

Indirect evidence has suggested the existence of a second chitinase gene, PgCHT2 in the avian malaria parasite Plasmodium gallinaceum. We have now identified PgCHT2 as the orthologue of the null...

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Antibodies against PsrP, a Novel Streptococcus pneumoniae Adhesin, Block Adhesion and Protect Mice against Pneumococcal Challenge

Lloyd Rose, Pooja Shivshankar, Ernesto Hinojosa, Angela Rodriguez, Carlos J. Sanchez and Carlos J. Orihuela.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

August 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5159 words.

Pneumococcal serine-rich repeat protein (PsrP) is a putative adhesin encoded in the Streptococcus pneumoniae pathogenicity island psrP-secY2A2. Challenge of mice with serotype 4, strain...

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ET-42DEVELOPMENT OF A NOVEL, FUNCTION-BLOCKING ANTI-FIBULIN-3 ANTIBODY AS TARGETED REAGENT FOR GLIOBLASTOMA

Mohan Nandhu, Prajna Behera, E. Antonio Chiocca and Mariano Viapiano.

in Neuro-Oncology

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

Fibulin-3 is a protein secreted by glioblastoma (GBM) cells that is virtually absent in normal brain. This protein promotes tumor invasion and, more unusually, apoptotic resistance, by...

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Cervicovaginal Secretory Antibodies to Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 (HIV-1) that Block Viral Transcytosis through Tight Epithelial Barriers in Highly Exposed HIV-1–Seronegative African Women

Laurent Bélec, Peter D. Ghys, Hakim Hocini, John N. Nkengasong, Juliette Tranchot-Diallo, Mamadou O. Diallo, Virginie Ettiègne-Traore, Chantal Maurice, Pierre Becquart, Mattieu Matta, Ali Si-Mohamed, Nicolas Chomont, Issa-Malick Coulibaly, Stefan Z. Wiktor and Michel D. Kazatchkine.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 7456 words.

Antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) of the IgA, IgG, and IgM isotypes and high levels of the HIV suppressive β-chemokine RANTES (regulated on activation, normally T cell...

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Immunization with Recombinant Duffy Binding-Like-γ3 Induces Pan-Reactive and Adhesion-Blocking Antibodies against Placental Chondroitin Sulfate A-Binding Plasmodium falciparum Parasites

Fabio T. M. Costa, Thierry Fusaï, Daniel Parzy, Yvon Sterkers, Marylin Torrentino, Jean-Bernard Lekana Douki, Boubacar Traoré, Stéphane Petres, Artur Scherf and Jürg Gysin.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 7110 words.

Maternal malaria is associated with the sequestration, in the placenta, of Plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes onto chondroitin sulfate A (CSA), via the duffy binding-like (DBL)-γ3...

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Clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus have osteolytic surface proteins and a proportion of the population have antibodies that block this activity: is this of prognostic significance?

S P Nair, S Meghji, M Wilson, I Nugent, A Ross, A Ismael, N K Bhudia, M Harris and B Henderson.

in Rheumatology

March 1997; p ublished online March 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 0 words.

Staphylococcus aureus is directly implicated in the bone destruction associated with infected orthopaedic implants and bacterial arthritis. The Oxford (laboratory) strain of this organism...

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