Ouchterlony technique (test)


Ouchterlony technique (test)
Ouch·ter·lo·ny technique (test) (okґtər-lo″ne) [Orjan Thomas Gunnarson Ouchterlony, Swedish bacteriologist, 1914–2004] double diffusion in two dimensions; see under diffusion.

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