IgA

Major class of immunoglobulin of external secretions in mammals, also found in serum. In secretions, found as a dimer (400 kD) joined by a short J-chain and linked to a secretory piece or transport piece. In serum found as a monomer (170 kD). IgAs are the main means of providing local immunity against infections in the gut or respiratory tract and may act by reducing the binding between an IgA-coated microorganism and a host epithelial cell. Present in human colostrum but not transferred across the placenta. Have aheavy chains. ...

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IgA

IgA: Immunoglobulin A, a major class of immunoglobulins found in serum and external body secretions such as saliva, tears, and sweat as well as in the gastrointestinal, respiratory, and genitourinary tracts.
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IgA

Synonym for immunoglobulin A ... <immunology> Major class of immunoglobulin of external secretions in mammals, also found in serum and body fluids such as tears and saliva and in the respiratory, reproductive, urinary and gastrointestinal tracts. ... Immunoglobulin A protects the bodys mucosal surfaces from infection and in secretions, it is ...
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IgA

immunoglobulin A; see immunoglobulin.
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IgA

(from the article `antibody`) Antibodies are grouped into five classes according to their constant region. Each class is designated by a letter attached to an abbreviation of the ... IgA is the main class of antibody found in many body secretions, including tears, saliva, respiratory and intestinal secretions, and colostrum (the ... ...
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IGA

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IGA

[Australian supermarket group] Independent Grocers of Australia, or IGA, is a chain of supermarkets in Australia. It is the local variant of the international Independent Grocers Association. Its main competitors are Woolworths, Coles, Bi-Lo, Aldi, and Foodworks. Today IGA consists of over 5,000 stores in over 30 countries. IGA was brought ...
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IGA

[supermarkets] IGA is a brand of grocery stores active in more than 30 countries. Contrasting with the chain store business model, IGA operates as a franchise through stores that are owned separately from the brand. Many of these stores operate in small town markets and belong to families that manage them. It was founded in the United State...
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IGA

Iga (as a word) or IGA (as an acronym with different capitalizations) may stand for: == As a word == === Places === === People === === Other === == As an acronym == === Companies and organizations === === Science and technology === === Other === ...
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IgA

One of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins. The chief antibody in the membranes of the gastrointestinal & respiratory tracts.
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Iga

[genus] Iga formicina is a species of beetle in the family Carabidae, the only species in the genus Iga. ...
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IGA

[Australia] ==Summary== ==Licensing== ...
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