- Real-time quantitative reverse transcription PCR for monitoring of blood-stage Plasmodium falciparum infections in malaria human challenge trialsSean C Murphy
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 98195 7110, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:383-94. 2012..7 days earlier on average than thick blood smears. This validated, internally controlled qRT-PCR method also uses a small (50 μL) sample volume requiring minimal pre-analytical handling, making it useful for clinical trials...
- Molecular diagnosis of cystoisosporiasis using extended-range PCR screeningSean C Murphy
Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
J Mol Diagn 13:359-62. 2011..Thus, this approach offers a promising test for diagnosis of parasitic diseases that elude diagnosis using conventional methods...