Quantitation of antibodies to Haemophilus influenzae type b in humans by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.

@article{Dahlberg1981QuantitationOA,
  title={Quantitation of antibodies to Haemophilus influenzae type b in humans by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.},
  author={Teresa A. Dahlberg},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1981},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={1080-7}
}
The enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay was adapted to detect serum immunoglobulin G, immunoglobulin M, immunoglobulin A, and secretory immunoglobulin A antibodies to Haemophilus influenzae type b capsular polysaccharide in humans. I studied serum samples from 92 healthy children of various ages, 50 healthy adults, 24 patients with various H. influenzae type b infections, and 16 patients with clinical signs of epiglottis and cellulitis suspected to be caused by H. influenzae type b. The mean… CONTINUE READING