Definition of immunosorbent in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌimyənōˈsôrbənt/ Pronunciation: /-ˈzôr-/ Pronunciation: /iˌmyo͞o-/


Relating to or denoting techniques making use of the absorption of antibodies by insoluble preparations of antigens.
Example sentences
  • In bancroftian filariasis, detection of circulating antigen by enzyme linked immunosorbent assay or rapid immunochromatographic testing has replaced microscopy.
  • An antigen assay using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology has proven sensitivity of approximately 90%.
  • Immunologic or antigenic fibrinogen can be quantitated by radial immunodiffusion or enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.

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Syllabification: im·mu·no·sorb·ent

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