virus neutralization [test](English)

  • detects antibodies capable of neutralizing the infectivity of the virus. Serial dilutions of serum are mixed with a reference strain of viable virus (in this case the antigen) and incubated to allow any antibody present to bind and neutralize the virus, and then dilutions are inoculated onto cells. The presence or absence of viral growth is observed
  • CPE, PRN
  • Virology