Definitions for "RT-PCR"
reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction; a  technique which allows a physician to search for tiny quantities of a protein, such as PSA, in the blood or other body fluids and tissues; see RT-PCR PSA
retrotranscriptase PCR
See Reverse Transcription-PCR (RT-PCR)
Keywords:  bcr, marrow, test, count, sensitive
A very sensitive test to count the number of cells containing the bcr-abl gene (which is located on the Ph chromosome). It can be done on either blood or bone marrow cells and can detect the presence of a single abnormal cell in 1 million cells.
a totally different type of test