HLA

HLA
One of a group of proteins found on the surface of white blood cells and other cells that play an important part in the body's immune response to foreign substances. These antigens vary from person to person, and HLA tests are done before organ transplantation to find out if tissues match between a donor and a recipient. Also called human lymphocyte antigen and human leukocyte antigen.

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  • HLA-B — (major histocompatibility complex, class I, B) is a human gene that provides instructions for making a protein that plays a critical role in the immune system. HLA B is part of a family of genes called the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) complex.… …   Wikipedia

  • HLA-G — histocompatibility antigen, class I, G, also known as HLA G, or Human Leukocyte Antigen G, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = HLA G belongs to the HLA nonclassical class I heavy chain paralogues. This class I molecule is… …   Wikipedia

  • HLA-A9 — (A9) is a broad antigen HLA A serotype that recognized the HLA A23 and HLA A24 serotypescite journal | author = Fussell H, Thomas M, Street J, Darke C | title = HLA A9 antibodies and epitopes | journal = Tissue Antigens | volume = 47 | issue = 4… …   Wikipedia

  • HLA-B*83 — (B83) is an HLA B allele group composed of a single allele, B*8301. There is no useful serology associated with this allele.cite journal | author = Marsh SG, Albert ED, Bodmer WF, et al | title = Nomenclature for factors of the HLA system, 2004 | …   Wikipedia

  • hlaþan — *hlaþan, *hladan germ., stark. Verb: nhd. laden ( Verb) (1), beladen ( Verb); ne. load (Verb); Rekontruktionsbasis: got., an., ae., afries., as., ahd.; Etymologie …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • hlaþō- — *hlaþō , *hlaþōn? germ.?, schwach. Femininum (n): nhd. Ladevorrichtung, Lader; ne. loader (Neutrum); Rekontruktionsbasis: an.; Hinweis: s. *hlaþan; Etymologie: idg. *klāto …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • HLA-B5 — (B5) is an HLA B serotype. B5 is a serotype that recognizes the B51 and B52 serotypes.cite journal | author = Marsh SG, Albert ED, Bodmer WF, et al | title = Nomenclature for factors of the HLA system, 2004 | journal = Tissue Antigens | volume =… …   Wikipedia

  • HLA — Iniciales de Human Leukocite Associated Antigens, son glicoproteinas presentes en los leucocitos únicas para cada ser humano. También se denominan Antígenos Principales de Histocompatibilidad (MHC) Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos..… …   Diccionario médico

  • HLA-A — (HLA A), abreviatura de antígeno leucocitario humano A. Véase antígeno leucocitario humano. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • HLA-B — (HLA B), abreviatura de antígeno leucocitario humano B. Véase antígeno leucocitario humano. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • HLA-D — Abreviatura de antígeno leucocitario humano D. Véase antígeno leucocitario humano. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

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