[ih-lis-uh, e-lee-suh] /ɪˈlɪs ə, ɛˈli sə/
a female given name, form of .
[ih-lahy-zuh, -suh] /ɪˈlaɪ zə, -sə/
Medicine/Medical. a sensitive diagnostic test for past or current exposure to an infectious agent, as the AIDS virus: a sample of blood is added to proteins from the agent, and any antibodies that combine with the proteins, indicating a history of infection, are detected by adding a test antibody linked to an enzyme that causes a color change.
Biology, Medicine/Medical. any similar test using proteins as a probe for the identification of antibodies or antigens.
enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay: an immunological technique for accurately measuring the amount of a substance, for example in a blood sample
ELISA (ĭ-lī’zə, -sə)
Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; a sensitive immunoassay that uses an enzyme linked to an antibody or antigen as a marker for the detection of a specific protein, especially an antigen or antibody.
enzyme-linked immunoadsorbent assay
[ih-liz-uh-buh th] /ɪˈlɪz ə bəθ/ noun 1. the mother of John the Baptist. Luke 1:5–25. 2. a female given name. /ɪˈlɪzəbəθ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Elizabeth (sense 1) God her oath, the mother of John the Baptist (Luke 1:5). She was a descendant of Aaron. She and her husband Zacharias (q.v.) “were both […]
[ih-liz-uh-buh th-vil] /ɪˈlɪz ə bəθˌvɪl/ noun 1. former name of .
[ih-liz-uh-vet-grad; Russian yi-lyi-suh-vyit-graht] /ɪˌlɪz əˈvɛt græd; Russian yɪ lyɪ sə vyɪtˈgrɑt/ noun 1. a former name of . /Russian jɪlizaˈvjɛtɡrət/ noun 1. a former name (until 1924) of Kirovograd
[ih-lees] /ɪˈlis/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .