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Herpes Simplex and Varicella Zoster Viruses

Fast, Efficient, and Accurate Processing for PCR Detection


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December 2009

Welcome to Mayo Medical Laboratories' Hot Topics. These presentations provide short discussion of current topics and may be helpful to you in your practice.

Our presenter for this program is Dr. Bobbi Pritt, Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology and Director of the Clinical Virology and Parasitology Laboratories in the Division of Clinical Microbiology at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Pritt will provide an overview of testing for Varicella-Zoster and Herpes Simplex Virus by Rapid PCR and explain the recent changes to specimen requirements for these assays.



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