specific serum

spe·cif·ic se·rum

a monovalent antiserum, that is, one obtained by inoculating an animal with one antigen or species or strain of bacteria.
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All studies were performed in six wells; cells from each of the six wells, incubated with a specific serum or IgG sample, were counted three times and the mean value was obtained.
pallidum infection was illustrated by positive specific serum IgM antibody and the early neurosyphilis presentation with hypophysitis was corroborated by CSF abnormalities and MRI findings and sustained clinical, neurological, endocrinological, and serological recovery after specific treatment.
Created by the American College of Physicians, the gout diagnosis and treatment guideline doesn't recommend monitoring physiologic response to urate-lowering therapy or treating to specific serum urate target (Ann Int Med.
Though, several companies have developedserum free media formulations to sustain the growth of hybridoma cell lines in serum free media (Federspiel et al., 1991; Tarleton and Beyer, 1991), nonetheless, specific serum free culture conditions for WM68 have not been studied yet.In the present study, we used different concentrations of FBS in DMEM/F12 and serum free culture conditions - DMEM/F12 + ITES.
They cover basic principles of electrophoresis, protein constituents of serum, determining immunoglobulin clonality and quantifying specific serum proteins, monoclonal gammopathies, urine protein electrophoresis, and a clinical approach.
In 1 study, researchers compared specific serum IgE levels with OFC results for 4 foods--milk, eggs, wheat, and soy--in 501 consecutive pediatric patients referred to an allergy ward based on clinical or parental suspicion of food allergy.
Evaluation of interferences in rate and fixed-time nephelometric assays of specific serum proteins.
have reported that microchip integrated core-shell magnetic nanoparticles could be used to detect specific serum IgE at a concentration of 1 ng/mL with a small sample volume.
However, there has been a relative dearth of data regarding the circulating levels of LL-37 and the correlations with specific serum cytokines.
A truncated form of prostate-specific antigen is a more specific serum marker of prostate cancer.
Data suggesting a direct causal relationship between other toxicities and specific serum concentrations are limited.