radioimmunology

[ rey-dee-oh-im-yuh-nol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌreɪ di oʊˌɪm yəˈnɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study of biological substances or processes with the aid of antigens or antibodies labeled with a radioactive isotope.

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Origin of radioimmunology

First recorded in 1960–65; radio- + immunology

OTHER WORDS FROM radioimmunology

ra·di·o·im·mu·no·log·i·cal [rey-dee-oh-im-yuh-nl-oj-i-kuhl, -i-myoo-], /ˌreɪ di oʊˌɪm yə nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl, -ɪˌmyu-/, adjective
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Medical definitions for radioimmunology

radioimmunology
[ rā′dē-ō-ĭm′yə-nŏlə-jē ]

n.

The study of immunity by radiolabeling and other radiological methods.

Other words from radioimmunology

ra′di•o•im′mu•no•logi•cal (-nə-lŏjĭ-kəl) adj.
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