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indirect

/in·di·rect/ (in″di-rekt´)
1. not immediate or straight.
2. acting through an intermediary agent.

indirect

done through an intermediate animal or function.

indirect advertising
advertising about the veterinary profession which indirectly benefits individual veterinarians.
indirect comparisons
comparisons made between individuals or groups in different locations.
indirect contact
see indirect contact.
indirect fluorescent antibody
see fluorescence microscopy.
indirect repeat
indirect selection
improving one character while selecting on another.
indirect social distance
social distance is distance between contacts in an infectious disease; indirect social distance is distance between indirect contacts.
indirect transmission of infection
transmission of infection via another medium, e.g. housing or bedding, without the animals ever being close to each other.
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Serodiagnosis through Indirect Fluorescent Antibody Test: Serum samples were screened at dilutions of 1:40, 1:80, 1:160, 1:320, 1:640 and 1:1280.
Confirmatory testing includes culture or an indirect fluorescent antibody test.
All surviving pigs se-reconverted to SVA by 15 dpi, as determined by indirect fluorescent antibody test (titer [greater than or equal to] 1:640).
Indirect Fluorescent Antibody Test: Serial dilutions of serum samples (1:40, 1:80, 1:160, 1:320, 1:640 and 1:1,280) were prepared in phosphate buffered saline (PBS) and 20ul of each dilution was transferred to Lyme antigen coated wells on a slide (Fuller Laboratories, Fullerton, CA).
canis antibodies may be performed by Indirect Fluorescent Antibody Test (IFAT) or Dot-ELISA (CADMAN et al.
No rabies virus--specific antibodies were detected in the serum and CSF samples by the indirect fluorescent antibody test.
Because we were uncertain of how to interpret antibody presence in these samples, we submitted a subset (n = 11) for indirect fluorescent antibody testing at the Texas Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, of which 4 samples (36.
We developed an indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT) for primary testing of human serum.
Stored serum samples from all donors were tested for antimalarial antibodies at CDC by the indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA) test.
An indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT) detected immunoglobulin (Ig) G antibodies against the new corresponding elephant virus isolate (termed CPXV GuWi) with a titer of 1,260.