TITLE

10-minute tests for the AIDS virus

AUTHOR(S)
Mannix, M.; Findlay, S.
PUB. DATE
June 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/8/92, Vol. 112 Issue 22, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new test made by the Murex Corp. of Norcross, Ga., last week that can detect infection with the AIDS virus in just 10 minutes. The test is 99.9 percent accurate in detecting the HIV antibody; Why the Murex test is simpler than other AIDS tests; Costs.
ACCESSION #
9206081575

 

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