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ga tástáil rada-ailléirgeashúiteáin REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en RAST | radio allergosorbent assay
DEFINITION in vitro assay for the detection of allergen-specific <i>IgE</i> [ IATE:1684713 ] used in the diagnosis of food allergy and where the detection of bound IgE by <i>anti-IgE antibodies</i> [ IATE:3542016 ] <i>labelled</i> [ IATE:1446705 ] with an isotope (e.g. <sup>125</sup>I) allows quantitative measurement of the <i>allergen</i> [ IATE:1353570 ] concentration in the sample REFERENCE COM-EN, based on:Yolanda Picó. Food toxicants analysis: techniques, strategies and developments [26.3.2012]