Immunoglobulin-producing Mouse Plasmacytomasby
nih.govimmunoglobulin-producing mouse plasmacytomas (PCTs). Each tumor produces only one species of monoclonal immunoglobulin (Ig). When transplanted into mice, these plasma cell tumors will continue to produce...
IgE and survivalby
much about the other immunoglobulins. I looked up IgE and found that it triggers our body’s response to allergens such as cat dander...
My Tests: IgG Count and Monoclonal Componentby
My brain must be on holiday, too, since yesterday I didn’t make a rather obvious connection between two markers: the IgG count and the monoclonal component (MC). While my IgG level went up slightly, my MC went down. Tha
The dual nature of NF-kBby
This is the continuation of my January 22 post. From the Aggarwal (et al) NF-kB study, we know that when NF-kB “is found to persist in the nucleus, it is referred to as constitutive activation. […] The precise role of const