viral cultures

viral cultures

cultures of the blood, urine, stool, throat, and skin to definitively diagnose viral disease.
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With changing weather and climate change new viruses and mutated old viruses have become endemic to Pakistan, she said from simple flu to gangue and chikungunya to Ebola and West Nile it is difficult to make the diagnosis and prognosis, without testing the viral cultures.
With changing weather and climate change new viruses and mutated old viruses have become endemic to Pakistan, she said from simple flu to gangue and chickungunya to Ebola and West Nile it is difficult to make the diagnosis and prognosis, without testing the viral cultures.
From simple flu to dengue and chikungunya to Ebola and West Nile it is difficult to make the diagnosis and prognosis, without testing the viral cultures.
It means that we can do a lot of assays that we couldnt do before, things like cell-based assays, in particular, or assays with parasites or viral cultures, Laboratory Head, Dr Jack Richards, said.
HSV cultures and viral cultures were each performed on one patient.
The following controls have been proposed: When compared to viral cultures, assay sensitivity must be at least 90 percent with a lower bound interval of the 95 percent confidence interval that is greater than or equal to 80 percent for influenza A.
Viral cultures of CSF from all 189 children were negative.
Searches for an infectious cause, including bacterial (wound, blood, urine, cerebrospinal fluid) and viral cultures, were negative.
The researchers did swabs and viral cultures twice daily on days 2 and 6 and on days 8 and 10 if lesions were still present.
Results of viral cultures (herpes simplex virus, cytomegalovirus, varicella zoster virus, and enterovirus) of the frontal lobe, lung, and CSF were negative.
Viral cultures found to be positive by hemagglutination assays were tested by use of the established real-time PCR assays.
Nixon said the impact of rotavirus is unclear, as viral cultures were not conducted.