(genetics) Of, or pertaining to, a chromosome that is not paired or associated or joined with its... Read More
A chromosome that fails to pair with another during the prophase stage of meiosis, and therefore does not exchange genetic... Read More
(Science: chemistry) Having a valence of one; univalent. See Univalent.
Origin: Mono- - L. Valens, p. Pr. See... Read More
noun, plural: antibodies
Any of the numerous Y-shaped gamma globulin proteins found in the blood or lymph, and... Read More
(chemistry) Of, or pertaining to, having valence (used of combination).
Word origin: L... Read More
(Science: immunology) fragment of immunoglobulin prepared by papain treatment. Fab fragments (45 kD) consist of one... Read More
Incomplete antibody -->
An incomplete form of antibody that may coat antigen, but which according to... Read More
noun, plural: bivalents
(genetics) A pair of homologous chromosomes in synapsis during... Read More