Quest Publishes Validation Study of HIV Tropism Test Combining 454 and Sanger Sequencing | GenomeWeb

Quest Diagnostics has published a validation study of its laboratory-developed HIV tropism test that uses a combination of Sanger sequencing and next-generation sequencing on Roche's 454 GS Junior platform.

Quest began offering the test this summer for patients with HIV to determine whether they are eligible to receive the drug maroviroc, marketed by Pfizer as Selzentry.

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