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A novel method for sample delivery and testing of whole blood: gel strip PCR for point of care (POC) molecular diagnostics

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Testing of whole blood in miniaturized PCR is compromised by the opaque nature of whole blood that leads to physical masking of a fluorescent signal. We demonstrate a method to perform real-time PCR with whole blood that avoids interference from the opacity of whole blood.

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Submitted
24 Jun 2013
Accepted
28 Jul 2013
First published
22 Aug 2013

Lab Chip, 2013,13, 4011-4014
Article type
Communication

A novel method for sample delivery and testing of whole blood: gel strip PCR for point of care (POC) molecular diagnostics

D. P. Manage, J. Lauzon, A. Atrazhev, X. Pang and L. M. Pilarski, Lab Chip, 2013, 13, 4011
DOI: 10.1039/C3LC50755F

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