Reproducibility of interferon gamma (IFN-γ) release Assays. A systematic review.

Abstract

RATIONALE Interferon gamma (IFN-γ) release assays for latent tuberculosis infection result in a larger-than-expected number of conversions and reversions in occupational screening programs, and reproducibility of test results is a concern. OBJECTIVES Knowledge of the relative contribution and extent of the individual sources of variability (immunological… (More)
DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201405-188OC

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@article{Tagmouti2014ReproducibilityOI, title={Reproducibility of interferon gamma (IFN-γ) release Assays. A systematic review.}, author={Saloua Tagmouti and Madeline L Slater and Andrea Benedetti and Sandra V. Kik and Niaz Banaei and Adithya Cattamanchi and John Metcalfe and David W. Dowdy and Richard van Zyl Smit and Nandini Dendukuri and Madhukar Pai and Claudia M Denkinger}, journal={Annals of the American Thoracic Society}, year={2014}, volume={11 8}, pages={1267-76} }