Quantitative multiplexed detection of common pulmonary fungal pathogens by labeled primer polymerase chain reaction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lung Diseases, Fungal
  • Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction

abstract

  • Labeled primer polymerase chain reaction permits rapid, quantitative detection and differentiation of common agents of invasive fungal infection. The assay described herein shows promise for clinical implementation that may have a significant effect on the rapid diagnosis and treatment of patients' severe infections caused by these pulmonary fungal pathogens.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.5858/arpa.2013-0592-OA

PubMed ID

  • 25357108

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1474

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 138

number

  • 11