erfassen

English translation: Detect

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07:43 Aug 20, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: erfassen
Nach Maass ist der p53-Autoantikörper bei Plattenepithelkarzinomen im Kopf- und Halsbereich ein vorzüglicher Screening-Marker, der rund 20% aller Karzinome mit einer Spezifität von 100% erfaßt.
Caro Maucher
Germany
Local time: 19:26
English translation:Detect
Explanation:
I would say "detects".


Good luck!
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Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 13:26
Grading comment
Everybody seems to agree - thank you!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
na +3Detect
Anthony Frey
na +1registered / recorded
Alexander Schleber


  

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10 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Detect


Explanation:
I would say "detects".


Good luck!


    Personal experience
Anthony Frey
United States
Local time: 13:26
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 444
Grading comment
Everybody seems to agree - thank you!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mary Worby: So would I!
3 mins

agree  Sonja Cooper: detect seems to be the best word here
31 mins

agree  Manfred Mondt
1 hr
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41 mins peer agreement (net): +1
registered / recorded


Explanation:
Just two alternatives to the very good "detected".

The reason for this is that detection, is not 100% the same as "registration", i.e. the docuumentation of that which has been detected.

However, because of the "screening marker", I do think that detected is better.



Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 19:26
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2369

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mats Wiman
12 mins
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