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Descriptor in English: Immunoassay
Descriptor in Spanish: Inmunoensayo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Imunoensaio
Descriptor in French: Dosage immunologique
Entry term(s): Assay, Immunochromatographic
Assays, Immunochromatographic
Immunoassays
Immunochromatographic Assay
Immunochromatographic Assays
Tree number(s): E05.478.566
E05.601.470
Scope note: A technique using antibodies for identifying or quantifying a substance. Usually the substance being studied serves as antigen both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; usually NIM
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 1967 (1966); for IMMUNOCHROMATOGRAPHIC ASSAY use CHROMATOGRAPHY, AFFINITY 2012-2018
DeCS UI: 22512
Descriptor UI: D007118
Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Immunoassay - Preferred
Concept UI M0011088
Scope note A technique using antibodies for identifying or quantifying a substance. Usually the substance being studied serves as antigen both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.
Preferred term Immunoassay
Entry term(s) Immunoassays
Immunochromatographic Assay - Narrower
Concept UI M0550933
Preferred term Immunochromatographic Assay
Entry term(s) Assay, Immunochromatographic
Assays, Immunochromatographic
Immunochromatographic Assays



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