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Synonyms for serum

Synonyms for serum

an amber, watery fluid, rich in proteins, that separates out when blood coagulates

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aid worker Rick Sacra were treated with the convalescent serum.
Though the pooled convalescent serum obtained from a few patients might not contain antibodies against the specific antigenic determinant of the tested strains, considerable variations were observed.
To develop the WU ELISA and the KI ELISA, we used as positive controls 2 convalescent serum samples from a child known to be infected with WUPyV and rabbit hyperimmune serum for WUPyV VP1 or KIPyV VP1, and we used as negative controls rabbit preimmune serum and serum derived from pediatric patients ([less than or equal to] 3 years of age).
A convalescent serum titer will be drawn in several weeks to see if she has WNV.
Absence of antibody to SARS-CoV in convalescent serum obtained > 21 days after symptom onset