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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antibody

An antibody (Ab), also known as an immunoglobulin (Ig), is a large, Y-shaped protein produced mainly by plasma cells that is used by the immune system to ...

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Antibodies (also called immunoglobulins) are large Y-shaped proteins. They are found in the blood or other body fluids of vertebrates. Antibodies are the key ...

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Oct 13, 2014 ... Antibodies are large Y-shaped proteins. They are recruited by the immune system to identify and neutralize foreign objects like bacteria and ...

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Antibodies, also called immunoglobulins, are large Y-shaped proteins which function to identify and help remove foreign antigens or targets such as viruses and ...

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Sep 3, 2016 ... An antibody is a protein produced by the body's immune system when it detects harmful substances, called antigens. Examples of antigens ...

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Antibodies, also referred to as immunoglobulins, are glycoproteins naturally produced in response to invading foreign particles (antigens) such as ...

www.pacificimmunology.com/resources/antibody-introduction/what-is-an-antibody

An antibody is a protein produced by the immune system that is capable of binding with high specificity to an antigen. Learn more from Pacific Immunology.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antibody

Define antibody: medical : a substance produced by the body to fight disease.

www.britannica.com/science/antibody

antibody: a protective protein produced by the immune system in response to the presence of a foreign substance, called an antigen. Antibodies recognize and ...