alloantigen

alloantigen

[al-oh-an-ti-juhn, -jen]
noun Immunology.
an antigen present in some but not all individuals of the same species, as those in different human blood groups.

Origin:
1965–70; allo- + antigen

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alloantigen al·lo·an·ti·gen (āl'ō-ān'tĭ-jən)
n.
See isoantigen.

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