JCM Studies Suggest Viral Variants Confound PCR-based Influenza A, H1N1 Tests | GenomeWeb

By Bernadette Toner

This article was originally posted Dec. 23.

Using real-time reverse transcriptase PCR to detect influenza A and its subtypes may be more complicated than previously thought, according to two papers published online ahead of print this week in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology.

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