Research Article| Volume 6, ISSUE 3, P601-605, September 1986

Usefulness of Immunofixation Electrophoresis in the Clinical Laboratory

  • Randall T. Roberts
    Corresponding Author: Box 13, 2515 Chicago Street, San Diego, California 92110.
    Division of Laboratory Medicine, Department of Pathology, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
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      Immunofixation electrophoresis involves immunoprecipitation of antigen immediately after electrophoresis by direct application of antiserum to the electrophoretic lane. The technique is examined in terms of its sensitivity and reliability relative to those of other routine methods used in the characterization of monoclonal immunoglobulins.
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