South African University Developing MDR/XDR-TB Assays Using Brandeis' LATE-PCR Tech | GenomeWeb

Scientists from Stellenbosch University in South Africa have been awarded $131,000 from the National Institutes of Health for the first year of a planned four-year project aimed at developing and evaluating a molecular assay for multi- and extreme-drug-resistant tuberculosis using so-called LATE-PCR and other PCR-related technologies developed at Brandeis University in the US.

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