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 (ĭm′yə-nō-kĕm′ĭ-strē, ĭ-myo͞o′-)
The chemistry of immunologic phenomena, as of antigen-antibody reactions.

im′mu·no·chem′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
im′mu·no·chem′i·cal·ly adv.


of or relating to immunochemistry
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Adj.1.immunochemical - of or relating to immunochemistry
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Polymedco, the US distributor for OC-Auto, automated FIT (fecal immunochemical test) system and OC-Light S FIT manual fecal immunochemical test for colorectal cancer screening, has been awarded a five year contract from Los Angeles County, the company said.
Noninvasive screening tests for colorectal carcinoma include fecal occult blood tests and fecal immunochemical tests (FIT).
Using immunochemical techniques, pathologists found occult metastases in 10.
Low-dose aspirin therapy does not appear to compromise the results of immunochemical fecal occult blood tests, as it may with other types of FOBTs, according to the findings of a diagnostic study involving nearly 2,000 patients.
CHICAGO -- Although it is more expensive to administer, colorectal cancer screening with a fecal immunochemical test is less expensive in the long run than a guaiac-based test because it detects more high-risk lesions and thus prevents more cancers, a cost-analysis study has concluded.
Citing a need for economical analytical methods for detecting trace levels of hazardous compounds in complex environmental and biological media, Van Emon (director for the immunochemistry program at the US Environmental Protection Agency, National Exposure Research Laboratory) notes that immunochemical methods are capable of achieving very low detection levels and are particularly adaptable.
Divided into three parts, it deals with the relevant issues within the following broad categories: drugs potentially used in food-producing animals; the significance and control of drug residues in foods, and the microbiological, immunochemical and physicochemical methods presently available in the field of drug residue analysis.
Rapid, cost-effective immunochemical techniques such as enzyme immunoassays are effective tools for excluding the presence of various drugs; however, they may lack the specificity necessary for accurate identification.
Xencor's ImmunoFilter tools were developed based on a proprietary immunochemical data set of peptide agretope binding to class II major histocompatibility complex ("MHC") proteins, a key determinant of recognition of antigens by the immune system.
Contract notice: material provision of biochemical and immunochemical examinations for the institute of clinical biochemistry and diagnostics of fn hk including lending of instrumentation for this analysis.
The protocols for producing and using antibodies and other immunochemical techniques presented by Burns (Antibody Unit, Scottish Agricultural Science Agency) follow the same format as the rest of the Methods in Molecular Biology series, presenting step-by-step laboratory instructions, a brief description of the principle underlying the technique, lists of needed equipment and reagents, and tips on common pitfalls.