Neil Parkin

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Genotyping external quality assurance in the World Health Organization HIV drug resistance laboratory network during 2007-2010
    Neil Parkin
    HIV Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 54:S266-72. 2012
  2. pmc Evaluation of in-house genotyping assay performance using dried blood spot specimens in the Global World Health Organization laboratory network
    Neil Parkin
    Data First Consulting, Belmont, California 94002, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:S273-9. 2012

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Publications2

  1. pmc Genotyping external quality assurance in the World Health Organization HIV drug resistance laboratory network during 2007-2010
    Neil Parkin
    HIV Department, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 54:S266-72. 2012
    ..Most errors were associated with mixtures in the test specimen, leading to subjectivity in base-calling or amplification bias. Overall, genotyping assays used by the WHO laboratory network are reliable...
  2. pmc Evaluation of in-house genotyping assay performance using dried blood spot specimens in the Global World Health Organization laboratory network
    Neil Parkin
    Data First Consulting, Belmont, California 94002, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:S273-9. 2012
    ..These studies indicate that DBS-based genotyping is equally reproducible and reliable, although slightly less sensitive, compared with plasma...