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Definition of the noun elisa

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  1. an assay that relies on an enzymatic conversion reaction and is used to detect the presence of specific substances (such as enzymes or viruses or antibodies or bacteria)
    • examples: Elisa has enrolled in the anatomy department. | As a girl, Elisa loved to play nurse with her dolls. | One day, Elisa left for Madrid.
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonym of ELISA: enzyme-linked-immunosorbent serologic assay
    • more generic word: assay = a quantitative or qualitative test of a substance (especially an ore or a drug) to determine its components


  1. Elisa is a Japanese female singer and model from Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. She is signed to Geneon Universal Entertainment, not as a singer but as a model. She is also signed to Elite Model Management.
    • born on (26 years ago) in Kanagawa Prefecture
    • profession: Singer, model
    • genres: Pop music, Progressive rock
    • albums: "Euphoric field", "Ebullient future", "White pulsation", "Wonder Wind", "Dear My Friend -まだ見ぬ未来へ-", "Special "ONE"", "Rouge Adolescence", "HIKARI", "Real Force", "Lasei", "Soundtrack '96-'06", "Invisible Message", "Rainbow", "そばにいるよ", "悠久の翼 07.mix / euphoric field live.mix", "REALISM", "Millenario", "AS LIFE", "SCARLET WINGS", "EONIAN"
    • official website:
  2. Elisa Toffoli is an Italian singer-songwriter, performing under the mononym Elisa. She is one of few Italian musicians to write and record mainly in English. She draws inspiration from many genres such as pop, alternative rock, electronica and trip hop. In Europe she is perhaps most recognised for the single Come Speak to Me, while American audiences may recognise the song Dancing as featured in both the 2006 and 2007 seasons of So You Think You Can Dance.
    • also known as Elisa Toffoli
    • born on (38 years ago) in Trieste
    • nationality: Italy
    • profession: Musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, music artist
    • Domestic partnership with Andrea Rigonat
    • parent of
    • genres: Indie rock, Pop music, Soft rock, Blue-eyed soul, Trip hop, Alternative rock
    • albums: "Pipes & Flowers", "Asile's World", "Then Comes the Sun", "Elisa", "Lotus", "Broken", "Pearl Days", "Almeno tu nell'universo", "Cure Me", "Manuale d'amore 2 (Capitoli successivi)", "Soundtrack '96-'06", "Caterpillar", "Dancing", "Heart", "Teach Me Again", "Mr. Want", "Sleeping in Your Hand", "Soundtrack '96-'06 Live", "Swan", "Labyrinth", "Come Speak to Me", "Ivy", "Un giorno questo dolore ti sarà utile", "Ti vorrei sollevare", "L'anima vola", "Gli ostacoli del cuore", "Steppin' on Water", "A modo tuo"
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to MTV Europe Music Award for Best Italian Act
        • MTV Europe Music Award for Best Italian Act
        • nominated to MTV Europe Music Award for Best Italian Act
        • nominated to David di Donatello for Best Original Song - "Eppure sentire (Un senso di te)" (For the song "Eppur sentire (Un senso di te)" in the film "Manuale d'amore 2 - Capitoli Successivi".), with Paolo Buonvino
        • nominated to MTV Europe Music Award for Best Italian Act
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Song - "L'Anima Vola"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Album - "L'anima vola"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Female Artist
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year
    • official website:
  3. Elisa a.k.a. Lisa Gagno is an actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Elisa Dei, Elisa Gut, Elisa Yao, Elisa Atti, Elisa Bell, Elisa Boyd, Elisa King, Elisa Loti, Elisa Moar and many others.


Elisa Oyj is a Finnish telecommunications company founded in 1882. It was called HPY until July 2000.

  • also known as Elisa Oyj, Elisa社, Elisa Oy 社, エリザ, エリザ社, Elisa (telefoni)
  • official website:


  1. Elisa a.k.a. Elisa Maza is a fictional character and the human protagonist of the Disney animated television series Gargoyles, voiced by American actress Salli Richardson. In the series, she is a NYPD detective who is the steadfast ally of the titular gargoyles' Manhattan Clan.
  2. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1993 film The Greek Labyrinth.
  3. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2011 film Intouchables.
  4. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2012 film Berberian Sound Studio.
  5. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2012 film Els nens salvatges.
  6. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2010 Spanish film Elisa K.
  7. Elisa is a fictional character from the novel The Red and the Black written by Stendhal. Also used for film and television adaptations of the novel.
  8. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1954 film Chronicle of Poor Lovers.
  9. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1995 film King of the River.
  10. Elisa is a fictional character from I've Got A Secret.
  11. Elisa: Unge Elisa is a film character from the 2009 adventure drama film De Vilde Svaner.
  12. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1981 film The Other Hell.
  13. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1999 film In This Tricky Life.
  14. Elisa is a fictional character from Tragic Return.
  15. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2001 film Gaudi Afternoon.
  16. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2010 film Cinco.
  17. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1974 film I'll Take Her Like a Father.
  18. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1952 film Unter den tausend Laternen.
  19. Elisa is a fictional character from the 2009 film The Eye of the Storm.
  20. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1996 film Evita.
  21. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1993 film Fiorile.
  22. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1978 film The Last House on the Beach.
  23. Elisa is a fictional character from the 1988 Spanish film Rowing with the Wind.

There are other characters with in their name, like Elisa Bonaparte.


  1. "Elisa" a.k.a. "Élisa" is a French film directed by Jean Becker and starring Gérard Depardieu, Vanessa Paradis and Firmine Richard. It was released in 1995.
  2. "Elisa" a.k.a. "David and Lisa" is a small independent American film directed by Frank Perry. It is based on the second story in the novel Jordi, Lisa and David by Theodore Isaac Rubin; the screenplay, written by Frank Perry's wife Eleanor Rosenfeld, tells the story of a bright young man suffering from a severe case of obsessive-compulsive disorder. This lands him in a residential treatment center, in which he meets a girl with dissociative identity disorder called Lisa, whom he learns to understand.


  1. "Elisa": Elisa is a compilation album by Italian singer Elisa released in 2002.
  2. "Elisa" a.k.a. "Élisa" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  3. "Elisa" is a composition.
  4. "Elisa" is a composition.


  1. ELISA: The enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay is a test that uses antibodies and color change to identify a substance.
    • also known as Entsyymivälitteinen immunosorbenttimääritys, Enzim-kötött immunoassay vizsgálat, Enzimhez kötött ellenanyag-vizsgálat, Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Enzimhez kapcsolt immunszorbens vizsgálat, Imunoenzimski test, Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Enzyme-linked Immunosorbet Assay, Enzimski imunotest, Eliza-teszt, อิไลซ่า, 酶联免疫吸附试验
  2. ELISA 1, ELISA 2, ELISA 3 and ELISA 4 are a suite of French military satellites launched on 17 December 2011 from Arianespace's Kourou spaceport in French Guiana.
  3. Elisa is a Mexican telenovela produced by Televisa and originally transmitted by Telesistema Mexicano.
  4. Elisa is a project to create an open source cross platform media center solution, with a 10-foot user interface design for the living-room TV, to be used with a remote control.
    • genre: Media center
    • license: GNU General Public License, MIT License

Phrases with Elisa

  1. Amata Elisa
  2. Borbo Elisa
  3. Aglais Elisa
  4. Delias Elisa
  5. Iolaus Elisa
  6. Plakina elisa
  7. Satyrus Elisa
  8. Turcica Elisa
  9. Vanessa Elisa
  10. Eumorpha Elisa
  11. Hesperia Elisa
  12. Leucania Elisa
  13. Perrinia Elisa
  14. Plakoosa Elisa
  15. Anaphaeis Elisa
  16. Crocomela Elisa
  17. Toxomerus Elisa
  18. Bunaeopsis Elisa
  19. Celithemis elisa
  20. Dismorphia Elisa

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Elisa

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Google previewSOUVENIR of 2nd International Science Congress (ISC-2012)

by Prof. Dipak Sharma

The dot ELISA is a qualitative ELISA test, which can be performed more quickly without the need of equipments or technical expertise is...

Because of its relative speed and simplicity, the dot ELISA is an attractive alternative to standard ELISA.

Google previewPreclinical Development Handbook (2008)

ADME and Biopharmaceutical Properties by Shayne Cox Gad

ELISA is a useful and powerful method in estimating ng/mL to pg/mL of test articles and metabolites in the solution, such as...

Google previewGraft-transmissible Diseases of Grapevines (1993)

Handbook for Detection and Diagnosis by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Also fundamental to ELISA is the concept that various enzymes can be bound to antibody molecules to form a conjugated molecule that has enzymatic activity and is also serologically active. Since enzymes are highly active and can be ...

Google previewImmunoassays in Agricultural Biotechnology (2011)

by Guomin Shan

Although ELISA is a simple and relatively easy method, basic training is necessary for a ...

Google previewMedical Physiology (2009)

Principles for Clinical Medicine by Rodney Rhoades, David R. Bell

A typical ELISA is a colorimetric or fluorometric assay, and therefore, the ELISA, unlike the RIA, does not produce radioactive waste, which is an advantage, considering environmental concerns and the rapidly increasing cost of radioactive ...

Google previewMolecular Detection of Animal Viral Pathogens (2016)

by Dongyou Liu

ELISA is the standard used in many diagnostic laboratories. Detection of virus or virus components by antigen detection ELISA or seroconversion in paired acute and convalescent samples is the most common immunodiagnostics ...

Google previewInvestigative Techniques—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition (2012)

The currently available BP230 ELISA is a reliable although less-sensitive test than BP180 ELISA in BP, and its diagnostic added value compared with BP180 ELISA alone is approximately 5%,” wrote J. Charneux and colleagues.

Google previewComprehensive Biomaterials (2015)

by Paul Ducheyne, Kevin Healy, Dietmar E. Hutmacher, David W. Grainger, C. James Kirkpatrick

ELISA is a method ...

Google previewAssistive Technologies for the Interaction of the Elderly (2014)

The Development of a Communication Device for the Elderly with Complementing Illustrations and Examples by Eckehard Fozzy Moritz

Generally seen, Elisa is a window and an access door to a great number of possibilities to ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases (2007)

by Carol Turkington, Bonnie Ashby

Lyme disease 187 Enzyme-linked immunoassay (ELISA) This test is widely accepted and routinely performed as the first step in confirming Lyme disease in patients with symptoms, especially if symptoms did not include the expanding rash ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Plant and Fungal Virology (2009)

by Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, Brian W.J. Mahy

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay ( ELISA), especially its double antibody sandwich form (DAS ELISA), is pres- ently probably the most widely used technique for the routine detection of plant viruses .

Google previewEncyclopedia of AIDS (1998)

A Social, Political, Cultural, and Scientific Record of the HIV Epidemic by Raymond A. Smith

There are two main types of HIV tests used in the United States: the enzyme- linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and the Western blot (WB). Although there are also blood assays that use techniques such as the polymerase chain reaction ...

Google previewSexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues [2 volumes] (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues by Jill Ann Grimes MD, Lori Apffel Smith MD, Kristyn Fagerberg MD

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) Test The enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (also called ELISA) is the standard blood test for sexually transmitted HIV. The ELISA is considered a screening test for HIV, meaning it is the first ...

Google previewThe Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Growth and Development (1998)

by Stanley J. Ulijaszek, Francis E. Johnston, Michael A. Preece

bone modelling Technically demanding hyroxylysine collagen and remodelling assay, may reflect degradation of newly synthesized collagen Deoxypyridinoline Urine ELISA, HPLC Almost exclusively derived Direct immunoassay available; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

ELISA An acronym for “Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay”, an immunological method employed to identify and quantify...

Three common ELISA protocols include: Competitive ELISA, direct double-antibody sandwich ELISA, and indirect ...

Google previewTalal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary of Patent Terms = معجم طلال أبو غزالة لبراءة الإختراع (2012)

by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization

جهاز تشغيل الرافعة المصاعد أهلية تقييم الأهلية قابلية الشىء للعزل مادة قابلة للعزل ثابت معدل الإزالة اختبار ELISA: الاختبار المناعى الإنزيمى ELISA: اختبار المادة الماصة المناعية المتصلة بالإنزيم المقارن ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

eliSA is the abbreviation for the system of enZyme-linKed immUnoSorbent ASSAy, developed by the Swedish scientists engvall and Perlmann. eliSA tests are widely used in laboratories for the rapid detection of pathogens or antibodies to ...

Google previewA Dictionary for the Modern Trumpet Player (2015)

by Elisa Koehler

Elisa Koehler. falsetto ...

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Small photo of MILAN - FEBRUARY 19: Elisa Taviti poses for photographers with black dress before Salvatore Ferragamo fashion show, Milan Men's Fashion Week street style on June 19, 2016 in Milan.Small photo of VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 12: Elisa Sednaoui during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, ItalySmall photo of MILAN - FEBRUARY 26: Elisa Nalin poses for photographers before Just Cavalli show Milan Fashion Week Day 2, Fall/Winter 2015/2016 street style on February 26, 2015 in Milan.Small photo of Scientist is putting ELISA plate to measure OD with micro plate reader, Selective FocusSmall photo of Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) plate, Immunology testing method in laboratorySmall photo of ELISA (Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) plateSmall photo of Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) plate, Immunology testing method in laboratory More...

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