Reagents, Serology, Virus, Hepatitis A, Antibody
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antibodies to hepatitis A viruses, RNA viruses of the genus Picornavirus, family Picornaviridae. These viruses may cause hepatitis, a disease characterized by jaundice and the increase of some enzymes in serum (e.g., aspartate aminotransferase); hepatitis A viruses are almost exclusively transmitted by the fecal-oral route or via contaminated food or water, although parenteral transmission is possible.
Entry Terms : "Hemopexin Determination Reagents" , "Reagents, Hepatitis A Antibody"
UMDC code : 17353