A 2006 study reported method-dependent percentages of free PSA of 10%16% in the 90:10 PSA WHO 96/670 reference preparation (5).
What does RP stand for?
RP stands for Reference Preparation
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Reference preparations or material standard are utilized to calibrate analytic instruments and give quantitative values to calibrators.
Using the International Reference Preparation standards, if the HCG level is at least 1,000 mIU/mL, the gestational sac should be identifiable.
Currently, not all GH assays are calibrated to a common international reference preparation (7).
The system is calibrated against WHO reference preparations and uses highprecision ImtnunoCAiP technology.
Materials and Methods GENERAL PRINCIPLES The procedure for assignment of values for serum proteins in a target material using a reference preparation was developed in the late 1980s for the transfer of values to 14 serum proteins in CRM 470 (now ERMDA470), at that time the international reference preparation for human serum proteins (2,7,8).
used to calibrate, graduate, or adjust a measurement' that is "traceable to a national or international reference preparation or reference material.
Calibrators were referenced against WHO International Reference Preparation 78/160.