AFP

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AFP

abbr.
alpha-fetoprotein

afp

abbreviation for
(Biochemistry) alpha-fetoprotein

AFP

alpha-fetoprotein.
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Noun1.AFP - an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)AFP - an abnormally large amount of this fetoprotein in the fetus can signal an abnormality of the neural tube (as spina bifida or anencephaly)
fetoprotein, foetoprotein - any of several antigens that occur naturally in the fetus and sometimes in adults with cancer
Translations

AFP

afp N ABBR =alpha-fetoproteinAFP f
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A disposable amperometric immunosensor for alpha-1-fetoprotein based on enzyme labeled antibody/ chitosan membrane modified screen-printed carbon electrode.

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