A simple dipstick assay for the detection of antibodies to phenolic glycolipid-I of Mycobacterium leprae.

@article{Bhrer1998ASD,
  title={A simple dipstick assay for the detection of antibodies to phenolic glycolipid-I of Mycobacterium leprae.},
  author={S S B{\"u}hrer and Henk L. Smits and G. C. Gussenhoven and Cor W van Ingen and Paul R. Klatser},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={1998},
  volume={58 2},
  pages={133-6}
}
Among the many reported applications of the detection of antibodies to phenolic glycolipid-I (PGL-I) of Mycobacterium leprae, in particular, the use of seroprevalence as an indicator of the magnitude of the leprosy problem may turn out to be very useful in leprosy control programs. An operational function of serology within the leprosy control services… CONTINUE READING