TITLE

radioimmunosorbent test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1844
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "radioimmunosorbent test" is presented. It refers to use of radioimmunoassay for measurement of the immune globulin E antibody in serum. Its abbreviation is RIST.
ACCESSION #
21243386

 

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