insulin-like activitymedical dictionary

A measure of substances, usually in plasma, that exert biologic effects similar to those of insulin in various bioassays; sometimes used as a measure of plasma insulin concentrations; always gives higher values than immunochemical techniques for the measurement of insulin.

Acronym: ILA

(05 Mar 2000)

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