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Chemical Forssman Antigen

Name Forssman Antigen
CAS Type 1 Name Antigens, Forssman
Equivalent Term Antigen, Forssman
CAS Registry Number 9013-60-9
Definition A glycolipid, cross-species antigen that induces production of antisheep hemolysin. It is present on the tissue cells of many species but absent in humans. It is found in many infectious agents.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D005577
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ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antigens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antigens, Heterophile Forssman Antigen

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Forssman Antigen
  Forssman pentasaccharide