Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 31st, 2000
The automated dual test for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) runs on the Cobas Amplicor system, a single tabletop workstation, and employs Roche Diagnostics' patented polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technology. The test enables these sexually transmitted organisms to be detected with greater sensitivity than conventional testing, such as culture or direct DNA probe. Obtaining more accurate testing results is critical in...
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