Immunoenzymatic test for Q-fever.

An immunoenzymatic test using as antigen purified suspensions of Coxiella burnetti coated by methylglyoxal on microtiter plates was developed. Multiple testing of the same sera gave similar results: two dilutions of serum (1:400 and 1:1600) were used in routine tests. Good agreement between the immunoenzymatic and the indirect immunofluorescent antibody… CONTINUE READING