MAIPA

AcronymDefinition
MAIPAMonoclonal Antibody Immobilization of Platelet Antigen
MAIPAMotorola ASCII International Phonetic Alphabet
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(36.) Bezirtzoglou E, Maipa V, Chotoura N, Apazidou E, Tsiotsias A, Voidarou C, et al.
The specific antiplatelet GP IIb/IIIa and/or GP Ib/IX autoantibodies were analyzed by modified monoclonal antibody-specific immobilization of platelet antigens (MAIPA), which was carried out as previously described in detail by Hou et al.
reported that measurement a combination of anti-GPIIb/IIIa antibodies and anti-GPIb antibodies by MAIPA assay had a sensitivity of 66% for the diagnosis of primary ITP.8 Kuwana et al.
monoclonal antibody-specific immobilization of platelet antigens (MAIPA): a new tool for the identification of platelet-reactive antibodies.
Incidence of autoantibodies to GPIIb/IIIa in chronic autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura may be overestimated by the MAIPA. Br J Haematol 1994;86:418-20.
The HIPA and MAIPA tests detect antibodies against a complex of heparin and platelet factor 4 but suffer from low diagnostic specificity and accuracy.