Study Finds that Cepheid's GeneXpert TB Test Performs Poorly On Extrapulmonary Samples | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Although the GeneXpert MTB/RIF assay from Cepheid is endorsed by the World Health Organization for diagnosing tuberculosis from expectorated sputum samples, its ability to detect TB in samples from other body compartments is unclear.

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