complement fixation test

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a blood test in which a sample of serum is exposed to a particular antigen and complement in order to determine whether or not antibodies to that particular antigen are present

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Complement fixation tests and immunoblot results summary of 920 animals.
The indirect and competitive ELISA (I-ELISA and C-ELISA), the complement fixation test (CFT) and the fluorescence polarization (FPA) have the lowest detection threshold for this class of antibodies (NIELSEN & DUNCAN, 1990).
Comparative evaluation of indirect hemagglutination and complement fixation tests in serodiagnosis of cysticercosis.
Complement fixation tests against ZIKV and YFV antigens confirmed these interpretations.
In addition, of specimens from 27 students in three states serologically tested for histoplasmosis using immunodiffusion and complement fixation tests, five were positive [1].
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