immune-complex

immune complex

noun
an aggregate of an antigen and its specific antibody.

Origin:
1970–75

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immune complex or immunocomplex (ˈɪmjʊnəʊˌkɒmplɛks)
 
n
a complex formed between an antibody and an antigen
 
immunocomplex or immunocomplex
 
n

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immune complex n.
Any of various complexes of an antigen and an antibody in the blood, to which complement may also be fixed, and which may form a precipitate.

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