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Chemical Staphylococcal Protein A

Name Staphylococcal Protein A
Equivalent Terms Protein A | Protein A, Staphylococcal
Definition A protein present in the cell wall of most Staphylococcus aureus strains. The protein selectively binds to the Fc region of human normal and myeloma-derived IMMUNOGLOBULIN G. It elicits antibody activity and may cause hypersensitivity reactions due to histamine release; has also been used as cell surface antigen marker and in the clinical assessment of B lymphocyte function.
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MeSH® ID D013205
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Staphylococcal Protein A Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  68Ga-ABY-025
  ABY-025
  staphylococcal protein A-ricin A fusion protein, recombinant
  tissue plasminogen activator-(staphylococcal A, B fragment) dimer Has associated diseases