Accession Number : ADD015795

Title :   Flow Immunosensor Method and Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent, filed 23 Feb 90, patented 2 Feb 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ligler, Frances S ; Gaber, Bruce P ; Kusterbeck, Anne W ; Wemhoff, Gregory A

Report Date : 02 Feb 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : A method of detecting a target moiety comprising the steps of (a) providing an antibody specific to the target, (b) saturating the binding sites of the antibody with a labelled form of the target, (c) flowing a liquid containing the target past the saturated antibody, thereby (d) allowing the target to displace the labelled antigen, and (e) detecting the displaced labelled antigen with a detector for the label.

Descriptors :   *ANTIBODIES, *ANTIGENS, *PATENTS, DETECTORS, LABELS, LIQUIDS, SITES, TARGETS, UNITED STATES, ENZYMES, IMMUNOASSAY

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE