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Synonyms for ELISA

an assay that relies on an enzymatic conversion reaction and is used to detect the presence of specific substances (such as enzymes or viruses or antibodies or bacteria)

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Cheng SW, Kobayashi M, Tanikawa A, Kinoshita-Kuroda K, Amagai M, Nishikawa T: Monitoring disease activity in pemphigus with enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay using recombinant desmogleins 1 and 3.
For example, an elderly patient presents with 4 days of confusion and tremor, and her serum IgM is positive for West Nile virus on enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).
Development and validation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to measure viteliogenin in the zebrafish (Danio rerio).
Serum concentrations of IgG enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) antibody to RSV were fourfold higher when measured at birth, 2 months, and 6 months of age in the 20 babies whose mothers received the purified fusion protein vaccine, compared with the 15 controls, added Dr.
The most common screening test is the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), sometimes called enzyme immunoassay (EIA).
Layers inoculated with the LPAIV A/Bobwhite Quail/Pennsylvania/20304/98 (H7N2) were tested for antibody levels in the serum and egg yolk by using the agar gel immunodiffusion test (AGID), hemagglutination-inhibition test (HI), anda commercially available enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).
Scientists at Florida State University developed a monoclonal antibody (MAb 8F5)-based competitive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for the quantitative detection of fish protein in crab meat.
At each time interval the preparations were centrifuged, filter sterilized, and then evaluated using the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for the detection of antibodies in serum specimens from immunized rabbits.
gingivalis and other putative periodontal pathogens, and the resultant production of IL-1beta, IL-6, and IL-8 was assayed by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).
Development of a simple indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of immunoglobulin M antibody in serum from patients following an outbreak of chikungunya virus infection in Yangon, Myanmar.
Researchers led by Kuldip Kumar at the University of Minnesota describe in the January-February 2004 Journal of Environmental Quality their use of the kits, which rely on the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), a widely used technique based upon antibody recognition of target compounds.
The test is significantly more effective than both bacteriologic methods and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detecting positive clinical specimens, and its shelf life is 21 days when stored at below 60[degrees] C.
Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) can be used to diagnose influenza virus type A with a higher degree of sensitivity and specificity than viral culture.
The study found that PCR tests were 95% sensitive and 98% specific for trichomoniasis, compared with an 82% sensitivity and a 73% specificity for enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), and an 85% sensitivity and a 99% specificity for direct fluorescence antibody tests, reported Dr.
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