INTRODUCTION TO ELISA
ELISA, or enzyme-linked immunosorbentassay,arequantitative immunological procedures in which the Ag-Abreaction is monitored by enzyme measurements.
The term ELISA was first used by Engvall &Perlma in 1971.
The ELISA test, or the enzyme immunoassay (EIA), was the first screening test commonly employed for HIV. It has a high sensitivity.