ß-D-glucan assay for detection of invasive fungal disease

Record ID 32014001199
Authors' objectives: The ß-D-glucan (BDG) assay is a clinical laboratory test for a component of cell walls of some types of fungi. This test can be performed to detect invasive fungal infection or fungal colonization.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2014
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Humans
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • DNA, Fungal
  • Lung Diseases, Fungal
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
Contact Name: saleinfo@hayesinc.com
Contact Email: saleinfo@hayesinc.com
Copyright: 2014 Winifred S. Hayes, Inc
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