Serological diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection by enzyme immunoassay.

@article{Risnen1980SerologicalDO,
  title={Serological diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection by enzyme immunoassay.},
  author={Simo R{\"a}is{\"a}nen and Jukka I Suni and Pauli O Leinikki},
  journal={Journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1980},
  volume={33 9},
  pages={836-40}
}
Antibodies against Mycoplasma pneumoniae antigen obtained by Tween-ether treatment from purified M. pneumoniae were measured by means of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA). Paired sera from 19 patients with pneumonia and from 13 patients with acute pancreatitis with a significant rise in complement fixing antibodies against M. pneumoniae were studied. Single sera from healthy 1-year-old children were used as controls. High levels of IgG and IgM class antibodies were seen in sera from… CONTINUE READING