Complement Fixation Tests
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Serologic tests based on inactivation of complement by the antigen-antibody complex (stage 1). Binding of free complement can be visualized by addition of a second antigen-antibody system such as red cells and appropriate red cell antibody (hemolysin) requiring complement for its completion (stage 2). Failure of the red cells to lyse indicates that a specific antigen-antibody reaction has taken place in stage 1. If red cells lyse, free complement is present indicating no antigen-antibody reaction occurred in stage 1.
|Complement Fixation Tests
- Complement Fixation Tests
- Complement Fixation Test
- Fixation Test, Complement
- Fixation Tests, Complement
- Test, Complement Fixation
- Tests, Complement Fixation
Conglutinating Complement Absorption Test
- Conglutinating Complement Absorption Test
- Complement Absorption Test, Conglutinating
- Conglutination Reaction
- Conglutination Reactions
- Reaction, Conglutination
- Reactions, Conglutination
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Complement Fixation Tests" by people in Profiles.
Antigenic and genetic relationships among Rift Valley fever virus and other selected members of the genus Phlebovirus (Bunyaviridae). Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2007 Jun; 76(6):1194-200.
Serum antibody levels as risk factors in the dissemination of herpes zoster. Arch Intern Med. 1979 Dec; 139(12):1341-5.
Attempt to identify the agent for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease by CF antibody relationship to known viruses. Nat New Biol. 1972 Feb 02; 235(57):149-52.
Isolation of an adenovirus 32 strain from human brain in a case of subacute encephalitis. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 1972 Feb; 139(2):636-40.
Mechanism of the arginine requirement for adenovirus synthesis. I. Synthesis of structural proteins. J Virol. 1971 Nov; 8(5):742-53.