TITLE

limulus amebocyte lysate test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1247
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "limulus ameboycte lysate test" or "LAL test" is presented. refers to. It is a test used to detect minute quantities of bacterial endotoxins and to test for pyrogens in various materials. It is also used to detect septicemia due to gram-negative bacteria. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234200

 

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