A substance that stimulates the immune system to produce a set of specific @A00384-1@ and that combines with the @A00384-2@ through a specific @B00649@ or @E02171@.
Source: PAC, 1992, 64, 143. (Glossary for chemists of terms used in biotechnology (IUPAC Recommendations 1992)) on page 146 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'antigen' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.A00394 RISBibTexEndNote