immunodiffusion

noun im·mu·no·dif·fu·sion \ ˌi-myə-nō-di-ˈfyü-zhən , i-ˌmyü-nō- \

Definition of immunodiffusion

: any of several techniques for obtaining a precipitate between an antibody and its specific antigen by suspending one in a gel and letting the other migrate through it from a well or by letting both antibody and antigen migrate through the gel from separate wells to form an area of precipitation

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1959

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immunodiffusion

noun im·mu·no·dif·fu·sion \ -dif-ˈyü-zhən \

medical Definition of immunodiffusion

: any of several techniques for obtaining a precipitate between an antibody and its specific antigen by suspending one in a gel and letting the other migrate through it from a well or by letting both antibody and antigen migrate through the gel from separate wells to form an area of precipitation

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