UC-Denver Researchers Use RT-qPCR to Detect Bacteria in Cystic Fibrosis Airway Specimens | GenomeWeb

By Ben Butkus

Real-time quantitative PCR is equal to or better than more time-consuming culture-based methods for identifying several bacterial species associated with lung disease and chronic airway infections in cystic fibrosis patients, according to a recent study published by University of Colorado-Denver clinical researchers.

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