Testing implications of varying targets for Bordetella pertussis: Comparison of the FilmArray Respiratory Panel and the Focus B. pertussis PCR assay Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bordetella pertussis
  • DNA, Bacterial
  • Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Pertussis Toxin
  • Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Whooping Cough

abstract

  • The FilmArray RP assays will detect approximately 1/3 less cases of B. pertussis than the Focus assay.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4413735

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/jclinpath-2014-202833

PubMed ID

  • 25742911

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 394

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 68

number

  • 5