Independent Study Validates Simplexa Dengue Test as Focus Diagnostics Expands Menu | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — An independent study by researchers in Indonesia has shown that Focus Diagnostics' Simplexa Dengue test has a higher detection rate than conventional RT-PCR or SYBR Green real-time RT-PCR methods in clinical samples. The Focus test, which simultaneously detects and serotypes dengue virus, could be used for future dengue surveillance studies, the authors concluded.

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