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Antibodies, Blocking

"Antibodies, Blocking" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Antibodies that inhibit the reaction between ANTIGEN and other antibodies or sensitized T-LYMPHOCYTES (e.g., antibodies of the IMMUNOGLOBULIN G class that compete with IGE antibodies for antigen, thereby blocking an allergic response). Blocking antibodies that bind tumors and prevent destruction of tumor cells by CYTOTOXIC T-LYMPHOCYTES have also been called enhancing antibodies. (Rosen et al., Dictionary of Immunology, 1989)

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Antibodies, Blocking" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Antibodies, Blocking" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 150 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 1999 and 2010
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