Published in AIDS Weekly, January 17th, 2005
According to a study from the Netherlands, "The objectives of this study were to compare different real-time PCR-based methods for detection of either Salmonella spp. or E. coli O157:H7 with respect to sensitivity, precision and accuracy.
"In addition, a general internal amplification control (IAC) is presented, allowing prevention of false negative results. The IAC allows insight in amplification efficiency and enables a more accurate quantification with the evaluated real-time PCR methods."
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