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immune adsorption

 

Definition:

  1. removal of antibody (agglutinin or precipitin) from antiserum by use of specific antigen; after aggregation has occurred, the antigen-antibody complex is separated either by centrifugation or by filtration;
  2. removal of antigen by specific antiserum in a similar manner.
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