mycobacteriology laboratory

mycobacteriology laboratory

A reference microbiology lab that deals specifically with M tuberculosis and other mycobacteria.
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9] Moreover, automated radiometric procedure carries the potential of introducing standardisation in the mycobacteriology laboratory.
Large-scale use of polymerase chain reaction for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a routine mycobacteriology laboratory.
Lauren Cowan, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Mycobacteriology Laboratory Branch CDC; Brian Baker, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC; Bob Lee, Oregon Zoo.
One week later, drug susceptibility testing (BD BACTEC MGIT 960 System) results from the state mycobacteriology laboratory demonstrated that the M.
Authors thank Roche Molecular Systems for supplying the COBAS TaqMan MTB kits, and SETRI Mycobacteriology Laboratory for providing clinical samples.
These patients, many of whom were HIV-infected, often died of TB before culture identification and drug-susceptibility testing were completed by the mycobacteriology laboratory.
The Mycobacteriology Laboratory of Denver Health serves the Denver Metro Tuberculosis Clinic and Denver Health Medical Center with its associated specialty and Community Health Centers.
PCR results were compared to conventional smear, culture, and speciation (using the nonamplified GenProbe Accuprobe method) results generated in the Cook County Hospital Mycobacteriology Laboratory.
Vincent Escuyer Director, of the Mycobacteriology Laboratory at the Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health.
Brenden Bedard, MPH, Byron Kennedy, MD, Monroe County Dept of Public Health; Vincent Escuyer, PhD, Kara Mitchell, PhD, Wadsworth Center, Mycobacteriology Laboratory, New York State Dept of Health.
Dr Adekambi is an American Society for Microbiology post-doctoral fellow at the Mycobacteriology Laboratory Branch, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.
Authors acknowledge project students, laboratory staff in Epidemiology Unit and in Mycobacteriology laboratory of the Tuberculosis Research Centre for technical support; District TB Officer and staff of District TB Centre Tiruvallur for providing sputum samples; Armand van Deun, Bacteriologist, THE UNION, Paris, for his comments.