ECCMID Talks Highlight Promise of Whole-Genome Sequencing for Clinical Infectious Disease Work | GenomeWeb

AMSTERDAM (GenomeWeb) – For molecular diagnosis of infectious disease, PCR remains the undisputed king. However, next-generation sequencing-based whole genome analysis may be next in succession, as evidenced by the burgeoning number of scientific presentations on the technology at this year's European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, held here this week.

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