NEJM Study of Gen-Probe Assay Backs Use of Triplex NAT in HBV Blood Screening | GenomeWeb

This article was originally published on Jan. 19.

By Ben Butkus

Nucleic acid testing of blood donations revealed a higher-than-expected rate of hepatitis B infection in donors, including those who had been previously vaccinated and who would not have been identified by routine antibody screening, according to results of one of the largest clinical trials of nucleic acid testing conducted to date.

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