Definición de prozone en inglés:

prozone

Saltos de línea: pro|zone
Pronunciación: /ˈprəʊzəʊn
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
(In testing for antigens) the range of relative quantities of precipitin (or agglutinin) and antigen within which any precipitation (or agglutination) is inhibited by the predominance of one component.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In addition, these tests may show a ‘prozone’ phenomenon in which large amounts of antibody block the antibody-antigen reaction, causing a false-negative test in the undiluted sample.
  • However, highly concentrated antibodies may result in a prozone effect, leading to decreased intensity of staining.

Origen

early 20th century: from pro-2 'before' + (agglutination) zone.

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