Definition of hemagglutinin
: an agglutinin (such as an antibody or viral capsid protein) that causes hemagglutination
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Two groups working separately, for example, are focusing on hemagglutinin’s stem, or stalk, which, unlike the head, doesn’t change.
The key to why H3N2 is so hard to pin down is the protein hemagglutinin.
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Origin and Etymology of hemagglutinin
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1903See Words from the same year
hemoagglutinin\ˌhē-mō-ə-\play or chiefly British
Medical Definition of hemagglutinin
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