Cepheid CRE Test Could Be Useful for Screening, According to International Study | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Led by researchers at the Hospital Ramón y Cajal in Madrid, an international team has demonstrated that Cepheid's Xpert-Carba-R test had high sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values for detecting patient colonization with carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae using both rectal swab and contrived samples.

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