What is SERUM?

1 The watery fluid which separates from blood or lymph in coagulation. 2 Blood serum containing antibodies, taken from an animal that has been inoculated with bacteria or their toxins, used to immunize people or animals. Serum obtained from deliberately immunized individuals may be referred to as anti-serum. Adj serous.


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