homocytotropic

adjective
ho·​mo·​cy·​to·​tro·​pic | \-ˌsīt-ə-ˈtrō-pik \

Medical Definition of homocytotropic 

: of, relating to, or being any antibody that attaches to cells of the species in which it originates but not to cells of other species

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