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    02-09-2015

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    02-04-2015

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  • Researchers Develop Simoa-based Assay for Dengue Fever Host Immune Response

    Researchers Develop Simoa-based Assay for Dengue Fever Host Immune Response

    A team from Tufts University has published a proof of concept demonstrating that Quanterix's digital ELISA technology, Simoa, may allow more sensitive detection of the host immune response to dengue fever than other current methods. In the study, published this week online as an accepted manuscript in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology, the Tufts group described their development of a Simoa-based assay to detect type 2 anti-dengue IgG and IgM and compared its sensitivity to two commercially available ELISA kits for the two antibodies.

  • Multiplex PCR testing for Respiratory pathogens

    Multiplex PCR testing for Respiratory pathogens

    Guidance for utilizing this technology with out-patients. Visit the portal's Q&A section to find expert advice on this and numerous other topics! Ask your question!

  • CDC: Most Nosocomial Infections Fall

    CDC: Most Nosocomial Infections Fall

    Rates of most major types of healthcare-associated infections have declined markedly in recent years, the CDC said Wednesday, although the trend did not extend to catheter-associated urinary tract infections.


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