Franklin

Rapid detection of infectious agents [electronic resource] / edited by Steven Specter, Mauro Bendinelli, and Herman Friedman.

Publication:
New York : Plenum Press, c1998.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (241 p.)
Edition:
1st ed. 2002.
Series:
Infectious agents and pathogenesis.
Infectious agents and pathogenesis
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Diagnostic microbiology.
Molecular diagnosis.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Busy clinicians and health practitioners recognize the importance of speedy detection of pathogens to impede the further spread of infection, and to ensure their patients' rapid and complete recovery. This reader-friendly reference is a unique collection of the newest and most effective diagnostic techniques currently in use in clinical and research laboratories. Instructive commentary regarding the application of these often complex methods is provided. This essential text aids readers in selecting the most efficient method, finding the necessary resources, and avoiding the most common pitfalls in implementation.
Contents:
Genetically Engineered Cells in Diagnostic Virology
Use of Synthetic Peptides in Microbial Diagnostics
Flow Cytometric Analysis of Virally Infected Cells
Diagnostic Significance of Antibodies in Oral Secretions
Genetic Amplification Techniques for Diagnosing Infectious Diseases
Ligase Chain Reaction for Detecting Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Applications of the Polymerase Chain Reaction
Identifying Novel Bacteria Using a Broad-Range Polymerase Chain Reaction
The Molecular Epidemiology of Nosocomial Infection
Tyramide Signal Amplification
Ribotyping as a Tool for Molecular Epidemiology
Utility of PCR in Situ for Detecting Viral Infections.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Specter, Steven.
Bendinelli, Mauro.
Friedman, Herman, 1931-2007.
ISBN:
1-280-04273-7
9786610042739
0-306-46807-7
OCLC:
923695861
Publisher Number:
10.1007/b113413 doi