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Comparison of the Cepheid Xpert Xpress Flu/RSV Assay to in-house Flu/RSV triplex real-time RT-PCR for rapid molecular detection of Influenza A, Influenza B and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in respiratory specimens

Journal of Medical Microbiology

Sep 13, 2018

Yolanda I I HoRaymond W M Lai

Abstract

This study compared the performance of the commercially available Xpert Xpress Flu/RSV assay to an in-house FluAB/RSV triplex real-time RT-PCR assay for the detection of influenza A/B viruses and respiratory syncitial virus (RSV) from both nasopharyngeal aspirate (NPA) and nasopharyngea...read more

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Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections
Study
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Herpesvirus 1, Cercopithecine
Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification
Influenza (Epidemic)
ethyl(3-quinuclidinyl)acetate
Nasopharynx
Influenza virus vaccine
Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests
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Comparison of the Cepheid Xpert Xpress Flu/RSV Assay to in-house Flu/RSV triplex real-time RT-PCR for rapid molecular detection of Influenza A, Influenza B and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in respiratory specimens

Journal of Medical Microbiology

Sep 13, 2018

Yolanda I I HoRaymond W M Lai

PMID: 30207514

DOI: 10.1099/jmm.0.000841

Abstract

This study compared the performance of the commercially available Xpert Xpress Flu/RSV assay to an in-house FluAB/RSV triplex real-time RT-PCR assay for the detection of influenza A/B viruses and respiratory syncitial virus (RSV) from both nasopharyngeal aspirate (NPA) and nasopharyngea...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections
Study
Triplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
Herpesvirus 1, Cercopithecine
Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification
Influenza (Epidemic)
ethyl(3-quinuclidinyl)acetate
Nasopharynx
Influenza virus vaccine
Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests

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