Monday, September 7, 2009

Answers to Pop Quiz!

1. Transcribe EMIT.
Enzyme Multiplied Immunoassay Technique

2. When is EMIT commonly used?
commonly used in screening blood (serum) for therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM)

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3. EMIT is a homogenous kind of assay.
4. EMIT is the separation using antibody specificity.
5-7. Quantitation is done by measuring enzyme-substrate reactions using visible spectroscopy, and standard curve.
8. The test makes use of antibodies that are enzyme linked that react only when the sample is positive with the drug being tested.
9 & 10. The specimens of choice for EMIT are blood and urine.

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