PAP technique



An enzymatic antigen detection technique in which an unlabeled antibody peroxidase reacts with both the rabbit antihorseradish peroxidase antibody and with free horseradish peroxidase to form a soluble complex of peroxidase antiperoxidase, or PAP.

Nearby words

  1. photonuclear,
  2. photooxidation,
  3. photopathic,
  4. photopathy,
  5. photoperceptive,
  6. photoperiodism,
  7. photophilic,
  8. photophilous,
  9. photophobia,
  10. photophobic

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