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- adj. Of or pertaining to immunochromatography
Dengue test performed by the immunochromatographic method using the BIAS-3 (bi-directional immuno assay system) dengue IgG/IgM kit.
Peggy Hsieh, of Florida State University in the United States, to jointly develop a rapid immunochromatographic kit for detection of porcine fat, which is also prohibited under Islamic dietary law,.
Torrens JK, Walker J (1999) An assessment of the accuracy of clinical diagnosis, local microscopy and a rapid immunochromatographic card test in comparison with expert microscopy in the diagnosis of malaria in rural Kenya.
Wongsrichanalai C, Chuanak N, Tulyayon S, Thanoosingha N, Laoboonchai A, et al. (1999) Comparison of a rapid field immunochromatographic test to expert microscopy for the detection of Plasmodium falciparum asexual parasitemia in Thailand.
Vision Biotech, founded in 1999, generates approximately $5 million annually from sales of their immunochromatographic diagnostic tests for malaria, HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis.
Wuchereria bancrofti antigen in maternal blood was detected by using immunochromatographic test (ICT) in a card format (Binax, Scarborough, ME, USA), according to the manufacturer's recommendation.
Every thing proceeds methodically - people register, get sent for pretest counseling by number, line up to get their finger stuck - there are 3 levels of tests - the first is a rapid immunoassay, if positive then the second is a different immunochromatographic assay, and there is a third confirmatory (you HIV folks will know all this, but it was new to me) - results were ready in about 30min, people wiated and then got their results and posttest counseling, and condoms.
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