How to Prevent False-Positive Results in Pathogen Testing

prevent false positives in pathogen testing

False-positive results may occur with every pathogen detection method. It does not matter if it is a DNA, a biochemical or an immunological based technology. They are all dealing with the same issue of higher sensitivity versus higher selectivity.

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Prevent false positive results in pathogen testing

Tags: Listeria, Salmonella, Listeria monocytogenes, PCR, Pathogen

Date Published: November 28, 2016

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