Recovery of DNA from BD SurePath cytology specimens and compatibility with the Roche AMPLICOR Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Test.

@article{Dixon2010RecoveryOD,
  title={Recovery of DNA from BD SurePath cytology specimens and compatibility with the Roche AMPLICOR Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Test.},
  author={Eric Dixon and Karen L Lenz and Hema Doobay and Charlotte A. Brown and Douglas P. Malinowski and Timothy J Fischer},
  journal={Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology},
  year={2010},
  volume={48 1},
  pages={31-5}
}
BACKGROUND The AMPLICOR HPV Test has been validated for use with cervical cells collected in liquid-based preservative fluids, such as BD SurePath. It is currently recommended, however, that residual BD SurePath samples be stored at 4 degrees C prior to testing. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to demonstrate that DNA isolated from SurePath cervical… CONTINUE READING