radioligand

[ rā′dē-ō-līgənd, -lĭgənd ]

n.

A molecule with a radionuclide tracer attached, usually used for radioimmunoassay procedures.

Nearby words

  1. reguline,
  2. regulo,
  3. regulus,
  4. regurgitant murmur,
  5. regurgitate,
  6. regurgitation jaundice,
  7. rehab,
  8. rehabilitant,
  9. rehabilitate,
  10. rehabilitation


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