CAROL E. FARSHY, B.S.; DONNA D. CRUCE, M.S.; GEORGE C. KLEIN, M.S.; HAZEL W. WILKINSON, Ph.D.; JOHN C. FEELEY, Ph.D.
Differences in results of microagglutination tests for the Legionnaires' disease bacterium on untreated sera and sera treated with 2-mercaptoethanol suggest that, like other agglutination tests, the microagglutination test is heavily dependent on the presence of IgM antibody.
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FARSHY CE, CRUCE DD, KLEIN GC, WILKINSON HW, FEELEY JC. Immunoglobulin Specificity of the Microagglutination Test for the Legionnaires' Disease Bacterium. Ann Intern Med. 1979;90:690. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-90-4-690
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1979;90(4):690.
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