Radioimmunoassay detection of HBsAg in hemoderivatives.

  title={Radioimmunoassay detection of HBsAg in hemoderivatives.},
  author={O. Lostia and Arianna Costantini and D Jori and Ph Lorenzini},
  journal={Bollettino dell'Istituto sieroterapico milanese},
  volume={58 1},
The aim of the present paper is that of developing a technique which exploiting a commercial RIA Kit (Ausria II - Abbott) could be employed for the detection of HBsAg also in products different from serum or plasma, such as hemoderivates, even when as negative control is employed the kit, made up of a pool of HBsAg and HBsAb negative plasma. In order to lower the probability of false positive and false negatives the Authors employed, in parallel with the normal Abbott technique, a modified… CONTINUE READING