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date: 20 October 2019

Abell–Kendall method 

Source:
A Dictionary of Biomedicine
Author(s):

John Lackie

A method for estimating total serum cholesterol levels that involves saponification of cholesterol ester by hydroxide, extraction with petroleum ether, and colour development with acetic anhydride–sulphuric acid. Other methods are assessed against this reference standard method.... ...

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