Friday, 11 November 2011

Newsbite: MycAssay Shows Promise for the Rapid Detection of Invasive Aspergillosis

MycAssay (Lab21) was utilised among a mixed population of 158 patients with underlying haematological or critical illness, in order to assess its reliability and performance compared with clinical diagnosis and conventional diagnostic tests.

Analysis of bronchoalveolar lavage samples showed that MycAssay Aspergillus offers sensitive and specific detection capabilities, performing better than other assays and showing marked superiority to culture-based methods. more...

1 comment:

PCR assay development said...

It's a great pity that this important lecture is only available to British viewers of BBC...!!

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