Agent Name

Immunoglobulin

CAS Number

9007-83-4

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Carimune; Gamimune N; Gamma globulin; Gammagard; Gammaglobulin; Gamunex; Globulin, Immune; Human immune globulin g; IVIG; Immune Globulin; Immune endoglobulin; Privigen; Sandoglobulin; Vivaglobin; gamma-Globulin; Globulins, gamma-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Proteins

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"An antibody (Ab), also known as an immunoglobulin (Ig), is a large Y-shaped protein produced by B-cells that is used by the immune system to identify and neutralize foreign objects such as bacteria and viruses." [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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