Definitions for "Immunoglobulins"
Keywords:  igm, igg, iga, ige, igd
proteins of the humoral immune system that interact with specific foreign molecules (antigens) and inactivate them (antibody-antigen reaction); humans can synthesize more than a million different antibodies.
Immunoglobulins, or antibodies, are a complex, heterogenous mixture of proteins that are produced naturally as part of an immune response.
A class of proteins manufactured by specialized immune cells that help to deactivate invading organisms. Common immunoglobulins are IgG, IgE, IgM.