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fab

A manufacturing plant that makes semiconductor devices. Many chips are created by "fabless" companies that take their tested designs to a fab for production. Examples of fabs are Intel, Samsung, Renesas (Hitachi-Mitsubishi merger), Texas Instruments, Toshiba, Infineon, STMicroelectronics, NEC, Freescale and Philips.

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You too can be a chip maker. All it takes is roughly USD $10 billion to build a state-of-the-art facility. See process technology.

FAB

On drawings, abbr. for “fabricate.”
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We suggest that these four MAbs recognize epitope (s) containing the differentiating amino acids located in CH2 and/ or CH3 domains common to IgGl, 2 and 4 subclasses, but not CH1 domain, because our results showed no reactivity of these MAbs with Fab fragments of IgG 1 molecules (Figures 3 and 5).
Although site-specific bioconjugation was made possible through recombinant Fab fragment production, the Fab fragments were not labeled through the thiol groups in the current study because one chelate per Fab fragment did not yield satisfactory signals.
After the wells were washed four times, 25 [micro]L of the calibrators (PSA calibrators from the ProStatus PSA F/T kit) or serum samples in duplicate and 100 ng of each tracer Fab fragment in 100 [micro]L of ProStatus PSA Assay Buffer were added.
According to the manufacturer, Digibind is a polyclonal mixture of antibody Fab fragments having a range of affinities, with dissociation constants (K.
Digoxin specific Fab fragments in the treatment of oleander toxicity in a canine model.
All these MAbs reacted only with Fc, but not Fab fragments of their immunogens (Figure 3).
Fab fragments were site-specifically biotinylated with 95 [micro]mol/L maleimide-[PEO.
Brief report: treatment of severe colchicine overdose with colchicine-specific Fab fragments.
A 1:1500 dilution of antidigoxygenin-AP Fab fragments (Roche) was then added, and the embryos were incubated overnight at 4[degrees]C and the reaction was allowed to proceed according to the kit manufacturer's instructions.
The Dower patent covers methods to display Fab fragments using phage display technology and MorphoSys received a license for the Dower patent from Biosite in January 2000.