Salvador et al., "Advantages of one step nucleic acid amplification
(OSNA) whole node assay in sentinel lymph node (SLN) analysis in breast cancer," SpringerPlus, vol.
Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis and coinfection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States as determined by the APTIMA Trichomonas vaginalis nucleic acid amplification
Corbett recently settled a 2007 infringement suit brought by Idaho Technologies and the University of Utah Research Foundation regarding eight nucleic acid amplification
patents (US Patent Nos.
Of these 14 workers, 12 (2 exclusively) transported samples and 11 (2 exclusively) prepared the samples; 9 (1 exclusively) performed antigen testing, 2 (0) performed nucleic acid amplification
tests and 4 (0) performed virus isolation.
"If large-scale studies with symptomatic women support these data, then sequential collection for both culture and nucleic acid amplification
is possible," Dr.
CHICAGO -- Investigational assays for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae via self-collected vaginal swabs are equivalent in their high accuracy to nucleic acid amplification
tests already approved by the Food and Drug Administration for detection of symptomatic and asymptomatic infections in women.
Urine specimens that have not been processed for LCx[R] resting can be tested by using another FDA-cleared nucleic acid amplification
The disadvantages of nucleic acid amplification
methods are that they are labor intensive and do not have high-throughput capacity.
The unique ID NOW isothermal nucleic acid amplification
technology provides molecular results in just minutes, allowing clinicians to make effective clinical decisions during a patient visit, added the company.
With the advent of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and other nucleic acid amplification
methods, it became possible to detect many viral and bacterial organisms directly from a patient specimen.
6,814,934 ("Instrument for Monitoring Nucleic Acid Amplification