Development of a rapid recombinase polymerase amplification assay for detection of Brucella in blood samples.

@article{Ren2016DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a rapid recombinase polymerase amplification assay for detection of Brucella in blood samples.},
  author={Hang Ren and Mingjuan Yang and Guoxia Zhang and Shiwei Liu and Xinhui Wang and Yuehua Ke and Xinying Du and Zhoujia Wang and Liu-yu Huang and Chao Liu and Zeliang Chen},
  journal={Molecular and cellular probes},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={122-4}
}
A rapid and sensitive recombinase polymerase amplification (RPA) assay, Bruce-RPA, was developed for detection of Brucella. The assay could detect as few as 3 copies of Brucella per reaction within 20 min. Bruce-RPA represents a candidate point-of-care diagnosis assay for human brucellosis.