Mucoproteins isolated from the kidney bean (Phaseolus vulgaris); some of them are mitogenic to lymphocytes, others agglutinate all or certain types of erythrocytes or lymphocytes. They are used mainly in the study of immune mechanisms and in cell culture.
Also Known As:
Bean Lectins, Kidney; Lectins, Phaseolus vulgaris; vulgaris Lectins, Phaseolus; Kidney Bean Lectins; Lectins, Kidney Bean; Phaseolus vulgaris Lectins
Networked: 20 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

Bio-Agent Context: Research Results


1. Sun, J: 1 article (08/2004)
2. Kunzelmann, Karl: 1 article (08/2004)
3. König, Jens: 1 article (08/2004)
4. Schreiber, R: 1 article (08/2004)

Related Diseases

1. Delayed Hypersensitivity (Hypersensitivity, Type IV)
2. Rheumatoid Arthritis
3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
4. Hodgkin Disease (Hodgkin's Disease)
5. Sarcoidosis (Schaumann Disease)

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7. Saponins
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9. Ethidium (Ethidium Bromide)
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Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)