enzyme-linked-immunosorbent serologic assay

noun
an assay that relies on an enzymatic conversion reaction and is used to detect the presence of specific substances (such as enzymes or viruses or antibodies or bacteria)
Syn: ↑ELISA
Hypernyms: ↑assay

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