Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

Award Date

1973

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Biology and Microbiology

First Advisor

Gokaldas C. Parikh

Abstract

This study, then, was undertaken to develop a universal, in vitro, extracellular method utilizing fluorescence and radioactive 125I to rapidly detect, identify, and quantitate pathogenic viruses and viral antibodies. Focus of the study is the CLAM model, which consists of inert latex particles, plus four radioactively labeled components: antibody, virus, enzyme (RNase) and fluorochrome (FITC).

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Iodine compounds
Viruses
Virology -- Research

Format

application/pdf

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Included in

Virology Commons

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