RT-PCR


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AcronymDefinition
RT-PCRReverse-Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction
RT-PCRReverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction
RT-PCRReal-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
RT-PCRReverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction Method
RT-PCRReverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction Technique
RT-PCRReverse Transcription and Polymerase Chain Reaction Analysis
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Larvae were allowed to hatch from the remaining half clutches, and larvae from a single tick that was negative for SFTSV by RT-PCR were used for all subsequent experiments.
Around 106 suspected Ebola patients in Sierra Leone were tested by both RDT (performed on a fingerstick blood sample at the point-of-care) and by standard RT-PCR (performed on plasma in the laboratory).
Paul Pickering, Ubiquitome CEO, said "The Ubiquitome Freedom4 Real-Time RT-PCR Ebola Virus Assay, run on the Freedom4, will allow rapid, accurate field testing of Ebola virus disease.
An enzyme immunoassay for detecting dengue virus NS1 antigen in human serum; and a dengue virus specific TaqMan based real time RT-PCR for detection of all four serotypes using a single probe primer set targeted against the 3'UTR.
Ebola Virus (EBOV) Real Time RT-PCR Kit, manufactured by MoBiTec's partner company Shanghai ZJ Bio-tech Co.
A host-based RT-PCR gene expression signature to identify acute respiratory viral infection [abstract].
Both RT-PCR and immunoassays, including flu detection, have been demonstrated in LOCs.
Real-time RT-PCR: Two different real-time RT-PCR assays, one with the fluorescent SYBR Green I dye and second with the specific TaqMan probe were used in the study.
Real-time RT-PCR therefore permits quantitative analysis of gene expression, showing the extent to which genes are up-or down-regulated.
Newland also noted that InstantLabs has interest in partnership agreements with local scientific institutions and reference laboratories, based on specific RT-PCR tests for the food and human pathogens that constitute the biggest challenges in the region.
Laboratory testing is categorized as either virus detection by RT-PCR or isolation in cell culture, or serology (Table 1).