Tag Archives: immunoglobulin

Designer antibody therapeutics

We inhabit a hostile environment and are susceptible to infection by current and future pathogenic organisms (foreign bodies; antigens) resulting from mutation and selection forces. Personal integrity is assured by the humoral and cellular immune system (IS)

Innovative method for oriented and closed-packed immobilization of immunoglobulins

For enhancing the sensitivity of immunosensing techniques, both clustering and oriented immobilization of immunoglobulin G (IgG) on solid phase are crucial. Conventionally, IgGs have been immobilized onto solid phases (e.g., gold, silica) with variety of scaffold chemistries

Medical products from human blood plasma in Scotland

A number of important medical products are obtained from human blood plasma; these fall into three main categories: – ┬áImmunoglobulins (antibodies) for treating disorders of immunity or certain infections, as well as for preventing rhesus disease of