AccuProbe

AccuProbe

Microbiology
Any of the proprietary diagnostic kits produced by Gen-Probe, which are used to identify Group-B streptococci, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or Mycobacterium avium complex.

AccuProbe®

Microbiology Any of the proprietary diagnostic kits produced by Gen-Probe which are used to identify Group B streptococci, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or Mycobacterium avium complex.
Urology A cryotherapy device formerly used for ablating prostate cancer.

AccuProbe®

Urology A cryotherapy device for treating prostate CA, and possibly, breast CA. See Cryotherapy.
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Use of Gen-Probe Accuprobe Group B Streptococcus test to detect group B streptococci in broth cultures of Vaginal-Anorectal specimens from pregnant women: Comparison with traditional culture method.
AccuProbe Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex culture identification test.
tuberculosis (MTB) using AccuProbe molecular identification system (GenProbe, San Diego, California).
Assay to identify Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex from culture; Genprobe Accuprobe #2860 or equivalent
These include subculture of the mold to a Brain Heart Infusion at 37[degrees]C, or use of the AccuProbe Hybridization test.
Positive cultures were stained with Ziehl Neelsen and confirmed with the AccuProbe DNA hybridization assay (Gen-Probe, USA) according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Direct identification of gram-positive cocci from routine blood cultures by using AccuProbe tests.
Evaluation of the BACTEC MGIT 960 and the MB/BacT systems for recovery of Mycobacteria from clinical specimens and for species identification by DNA AccuProbe.
Mycobacteria were identified by the AccuProbe rapid nucleic acid hybridization assay (GenProbe, San Diego, CA, USA) previously reported.
Also displaying Accuprobe, a small, inexpensive gamma backscatter thickness gauge; Minitrack single-sided sensor with XRB laser thickness sensor; and FG 710 gauge running on Accutrak.
avium complex isolates were identified by using AccuPROBE (Gen-Probe, San Diego, California) DNA probes and biochemical rests.
This isolate was positive on repeated AccuProbe testing in our laboratory but did not have the conventional microbiologic characteristics of M tuberculosis (no cording and negative results on tests for niacin and nitrate).