Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 26th, 1998
In this study, researcher J. Gonzalez and colleagues from the University of Barcelona assessed the feasibility of a method for presumptive identification of mycobacteria, based on the morphology in smears prepared from radiometric Bactec-positive cultures (Becton Dickinson, USA). The researchers then selected the appropriate DNA probe (AccuProbe; Gen Probe, USA) ("Use of Microscopic Morphology in Smears Prepared from Radiometric Cultures for Presumptive Identification of Mycobacterium...
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