Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, May 6th, 2003
In a study conducted by X.Y. Fan and colleagues at the Shanghai Institute of Biological Products, "the amplification refractory mutation system (ARMS) was used to detect mutations in the rifampin resistance-determining region of the rpoB gene."
"A total of 39 rifampin-resistant M. tuberculosis isolates in Shanghai were analyzed by this assay," they wrote,...
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