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Medical Term:

rocket immunoelectrophoresis


Definition: a quantitative method for serum proteins that involves electrophoresis of antigen into a gel containing antibody; the technique is restricted to detection of antigens that move to the positive pole on electrophoresis.

See: electroimmunodiffusion

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