HyperDic: immunochemical_assay

English > 1 sense of the expression immunochemical assay:
NOUNcognitionimmunochemical assay, immunoassayidentification of a substance (especially a protein) by its action as an antigen
English > immunochemical assay: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningIdentification of a substance (especially a protein) by its action as an antigen.
Example"PSA in the blood can be measured with an immunochemical assay"
Narrowerradioimmunoassayimmunoassay of a substance that has been radioactively labeled
Broaderbioassay, bio-assayAppraisal of the biological activity of a substance by testing its effect on an organism and comparing the result with some agreed standard
Spanishimmunoensayo, inmunoensayo

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