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turbidimeter

[‚tər·bə′dim·əd·ər]
(optics)
A device that measures the loss in intensity of a light beam as it passes through a solution with particles large enough to scatter the light.
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turbidimeter

An apparatus for the measurement of particle-size distribution of a finely divided material such as portland cement, based on successive measurements of the turbidity of a suspension in a fluid.
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As seen in Figure 3B, the absorbance of 0.1% aqueous mucin dispersion at [lambda]=650 nm was used as a reference for the turbidimetric study.
The LAL test is further sub segmented in to chromogenic tests, turbidimetric tests, and gel clot tests.
Such decay is not observed if one uses the more robust particle-enhanced turbidimetric assay (PETIA).
The methods to estimate 24-hour urine varied from one study to other, for example, Biuret method [10, 13, 18, 19, 24], Bradford assay [17], Coomassie reagent method [22], Polyethylene glycol turbidimetry [20], Pyrogallol red reaction [5,11,12,15], Trichloroacetic acid [14, 16], and Turbidimetric method [21] Table 7).
Complement activation by the samples was determined by the turbidimetric method, assessing the depletion of complement protein C3 on incubation with the samples in blood.
In this work an infrared turbidimetric titration method is described for the determination of sulfate ions in brackish water.
Concentration of high sensitive C-reactive protein was determined by a highly sensitive particle-enhanced turbidimetric immunoassay method with latex amplification using "Daytona" (RANDOX, UK).
The emulsifying activity index (EAI) and emulsion stability (ES) were determined by the turbidimetric method of Pearce and Kinsella (1978).
Level of immunoglobulin A (IgA) in the serum was determined by commercially available turbidimetric immunoassay kit from AMP Diagnostics (Austria) and test was performed according to the instructions of manufacturer (BioRad).
This PLAC Test product format, based on turbidimetric immunoassay (TIA) technology, is designed to run on most clinical chemistry analysers, significantly expanding the number of clinical labs and physician offices that are able to offer the PLAC Test.
Lysozyme is measured by a turbidimetric assay based on the lysis of Gram positive bacteria, Micrococcus lysodeikticus, and this methodology is the most used in fish (Sankaran and Gurnani, 1972; Lie et al., 1989; Jorgensen et al., 1993; Verlhac et al., 1996; Jeney et al., 1997; Santarem et al., 1997; Verlhac et al., 1998; Cuesta et al., 2002; Balfry and Iwama, 2004).