UC-Denver Researchers Use RT-qPCR to Detect Bacteria in Cystic Fibrosis Airway Specimens

The researchers believe that qPCR may be particularly useful to identify certain anaerobic bacterial species that are believed to play as important a role in CF-related pulmonary infections as more common aerobic pathogens, but that have thus far been difficult to study because of the complexity of culturing them.

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