haemagglutination


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hem·ag·glu·ti·na·tion

(hē'mă-glū-ti-nā'shŭn)
The agglutination of red blood cells; may be immune (as a result of specific antibody to red blood cell antigens or other antigens that coat the red blood cells), or nonimmune (as in hemagglutination caused by viruses or other microbes).
Synonym(s): haemagglutination.

haemagglutination

Clumping together of red blood cells.

haemagglutination

the clumping of red blood cells.
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Haemagglutination Assay (HA): Colchicine treated and control groups were administered doses daily intraperitoneally for 28 days.
Because the inactive virus did not replicate, haemagglutination tests were made showing that inactive virus particles had the same ability to agglutinate erythrocytes and the active virus (L).
Standardization of Indirect Haemagglutination Test for Monitoring Mycoplasma mycoides Subspecies capri Antibodies Raised in Rabbits and Goats.
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Anti-SRBC antibodies were monitored by haemagglutination assay using 2.5% SRBCs, with the highest titer of 1:64 being obtained.
Indirect haemagglutination, latex agglutination and ELISA can give false positive and false negative results.
Combined application of enzymelinked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and indirect haemagglutination test (IHA) as a useful tool for the diagnosis and post-operative surveillance of human alveolar and cystic echinococcosis.
The result of a serum Echinococcus indirect haemagglutination test was positive.
Antibody titres against SRBC were measured using 0.75% SRBC suspension (in NSS) by haemagglutination test procedure (Wegmann and Simthies, 1966).
To rule out the possible cross-reactions, samples were also screened against the closely related flaviviruses [Japanese encephalitis virus (JE) and West Nile virus (WN)] infections by haemagglutination inhibition (HI) test using dengue virus (DENV), JEV and WNV antigens (11).