anti-antibody


anti-antibody
an·ti-an·ti·bod·y (ăn'tē-ănʹtĭ-bŏd'ē, ăn'tī-) n. pl. an·ti-an·ti·bod·ies
An antibody that attacks other antibodies, especially one produced in response to the injection of another antibody.

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