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Multicenter Proficiency Testing of Nucleic Acid Amplification Methods for the Detection of Enteroviruses

By Karin E. Van Vliet, Peter Muir, Jose M. Echevarria, Paul E. Klapper, Graham M. Cleator and Anton M. Van Loon

Abstract

A multicenter study of molecular detection of enteroviruses was conducted using a proficiency panel. Of 70 data sets, 46 (66%) reported correct results for samples containing at least 1 50% infective dose per ml and for negative samples. Variation in performance between laboratories demonstrates the need for ongoing quality control

Topics: Virology
Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
Year: 2001
DOI identifier: 10.1128/JCM.39.9.3390-3392.2001
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:88355
Provided by: PubMed Central
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