Accession Number : ADA299937

Title :   Antibody-Based Fiber Optic Evanescent Wave Sensor.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 90-Sep 91,

Corporate Author : EDGEWOOD RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Menking, Darrel E. ; Heitz, Jonathan M. ; Thompson, Roy G. ; Thompson, Deborah G.

PDF Url : ADA299937

Report Date : SEP 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : An antibody-based fiber optic biosensor is described. This biosensor will serve as a model for future development of antibody-based detection of biological toxins. It is sensitive, specific, and new assays will be based solely on the antibody recognition element of the sensor.

Descriptors :   *FIBER OPTICS, *ANTIBODIES, *TOXINS AND ANTITOXINS, BIOLOGY, RECOGNITION, BIOLOGICAL DETECTION, ASSAYING.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE