Amplicor

Amplicor

A proprietary–Roche Diagnostics PCR-based test used to monitor HIV-1 viral load
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La prueba de COBAS AMPLICOR CT emplea controles internos en paralelo, tanto para los resultados positivos, como para los negativos.
Among them are the FDA-approved manual and semiautomatic qualitative assays, such as Amplicor and Cobas Amplicor HCV version 2 from Roche, which have limits of detection of 50 IU/mL or 50 vge/mL to 135 vge/mL, as well as the transcription-mediated amplification (TMA) assay, such as VERSANT HCV from Bayer, which has a sensitivity of 10 IU/mL or approximately 50 vge/mL.
To date, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared 2 NAA tests for direct detection of MTBC in respiratory specimens, the Amplified Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Direct Test (MTD) (Gen-Probe, Inc, San Diego, Calif) and the AMPLICOR Mycobacterium tuberculosis Test (Roche Diagnostic Systems, Inc, Indianapolis, Ind).
The inhibitor test can be done as an option with Amplicor.
Virus was cleared, as determined by Amplicor II testing, which has a cutoff of 100 viral copies/mL, in 13% of patients in the interferon alfa-2a group, and in 43% of patients in the 90-[micro]g and 180-[micro]g pegylated interferon groups after 48 weeks of treatment.
Hepatitis B viral DNA (HBV DNA) was measured using the Roche Cobas Amplicor quantitative assay (Roche Diagnostic Systems, Branchburg, NJ).
Recently, we announced an updated system, the COBAS AmpliPrep/COBAS AMPLICOR HIV-1 MONITOR Test version 1.
Para su deteccion se utilizo la tecnica de reaccion en cadena de la polimerasa (PCR COBAS AMPLICOR CT, Roche diagnostic Systems).
All of the patients were seropositive for anti-HCV, as tested by enzyme immunoassay (Abbott Diagnostics), and positive for serum HCV RNA, as tested by Cobas Amplicor HCV, Ver.
In this study, we compared the performance characteristics of the BDProbTec ET system with those of the Roche Amplicor Cobas system for the detection of C trachomatis and N gonorrhoeae.
Direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in respiratory specimens by Gen-probe amplified Mycobacterium tuberculosis direct test and Roche Amplicor Mycobacterium tuberculosis test.