Study Supports Potential of PCR-Based Blood Test for Respiratory Virus Infection | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a study appearing online today in Science Translational Medicine, researchers from Duke University and elsewhere described a gene expression signature assay that's showing promise for distinguishing individuals with viral infections, such as influenza, from those with bacteria-based maladies.

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