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Synonyms for assay

Synonyms for assay

a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

a trying to do or make something

to subject to a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

to make a judgment as to the worth or value of

to make an attempt to do or make

Synonyms for assay

an appraisal of the state of affairs

a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components

Related Words

a written report of the results of an analysis of the composition of some substance

a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components

analyze (chemical substances)

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Kirshbaum, "Outline of details for microbiological assays of antibiotics: second revision," Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.
Comparison of different phenotypic tests for detection of MBL producing isolates Phenotypic test Number of MBL positive isolates (n=21) Modified Hodge test on Mueller Hinton Agar 15 Modified Hodge test on MacConkey Agar 19 Combined Ceftazidime + EDTA 8 disc test Imipenem + EDTA 20 Double disc synergy test 20 EDTA-Imipenem microbiological assay 20 Extended EDTA Ceftazidime 12 disc synergy Imipenem 20 test Meropenem 18 n, number of screen positive isolates tested
Comparison of three commercial kits and a microbiological assay for the determination of vitamin B12 in serum.
(11), who pointed out the wide variability of the folate values obtained with different methods (microbiological assay, radioassay, chemiluminescence, HPLC, and ioncapture assay), with the serum folate concentrations measured by the ACS:180 method being, on average, 61% higher than those obtained with the ion-capture assay (IMx).
The DSS eluate was considered to represent a 1:40 dilution of serum and was analyzed by microbiological assay (2) with Lactobacillus casei subsp.
These EDTA-WB hemolysates require a further 20-fold (or more) dilution before analysis by microbiological assay with Lactobacillus rhamnosus.
casei), used in the classical microbiological assay of folate, would prevent the saponin molecule from reaching the outer bacterial membrane.
Serum folate was determined by a Lactobacillus casei microbiological assay (22 ) and serum cobalamin by a L.
[1] Nonstandard abbreviafions: RCF, red cell folate; Hb, hemoglobin; MA, microbiological assay; RFPB, radio-folate-binding protein; AA, ascorbic acid; PteGlu, pteroylmonoglutamic acid (folic acid); 5C[H.sub.3]-[H.sub.4]-Pte[Glu.sub.n], 5-methyltetrahydroiolic acid polyglutamates; 5C[H.sub.3]-[H.sub.4]-PteGlu, 5-methyltetrahydroiolic acid monoglutamate; DPG, 2,3-diphosphoglycerate; T-, tense; and R-, relaxed.
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