The detection of antibodies to Mycobacterium tuberculosis by microplate enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).

Tubercle 04/1976; 57(1):67-70. DOI: 10.1016/0041-3879(76)90019-2
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ABSTRACT The detection of antibodies to Mycobacterium tuberculosis by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay has proved to be a potentially useful technique for the serodiagnosis of tuberculosis. The technique is capable of full automation. The use of a purified antigen should further improve the sensitivity of the method.

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