Agglutination test

agglutination test

agglutination test n.
any of various tests in which blood serum causes agglutination of bacteria or blood cells of a foreign type, used to determine infection and to identify pathogens and blood types.
historical examples

having utilized the technic devised by teague, i have had no difficulty in performing the agglutination test in plague.
plague thomas wright jackson

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  • Agglutinin

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  • Agglutinogen

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    agglutinophilic agglutinophilic ag·glu·ti·no·phil·ic (ə-glōōt’n-ə-fĭl’ĭk) adj. readily undergoing agglutination.

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