Some articles on specific binding, binding, specific:
... Non-specific binding of primers frequently occurs and may occur for several reasons ... These include repeat sequences in the DNA template, non-specific binding between primer and template, high or low G-C content in the template, or incomplete primer binding, leaving the 5' end of the ... Non-specific binding of degenerate primers is also common ...
... Detection of pathogens using ELISA relies on the interaction between the antigen and specific antibodies and has become a popular and cost-effective means of routine detection ... and this increases the incidence of non-specific binding of components used in the ELISA ... Non-specific binding to the plates is reduced through the use of buffers containing proteins such as casein and non-ionic detergents such as Tween 20 ...
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