agglutinin

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an antibody that causes agglutination of a specific antigen

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Cold agglutinin disease. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program 2016: 226-31.
Some differential diagnoses of this condition include cold agglutinin disease, thromboangiitis obliterans, diabetic gangrene, and thromboembolic gangrene [7, 10, 14].
As part of the acquisition, Bioverativ will obtain worldwide rights to True North's lead candidate, TNT009, a monoclonal antibody in development to treat cold agglutinin disease, a hemolytic condition.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug Designation for the True North Therapeutics's lead product candidate, TNT009 for the treatment of autoimmune hemolytic anemia, including Cold Agglutinin Disease (CAD), a form of autoimmune hemolytic anemia for which there are limited treatment options available for patients.
Results from ex-vivo studies using plasma samples from patients with a type of AIHA, known as cold agglutinin disease (CAD), showed that red blood cells exposed to patient samples contained high levels of Complement proteins deposited on the cell surface.
(h) Cold Agglutinin Disease (CAD) is an autoimmune disease characterised by the presence of high concentrations of circulating antibodies, usually IgM, dirested against red blood cells.