Evaluation of antibody-ELISA and real-time RT-PCR for the diagnosis and profiling of bluetongue virus serotype 8 during the epidemic in Belgium in 2006

F Vandenbussche, T Vanbinst, B Verheyden, W Van Dessel, L Demeestere, P Houdart, G Bertels, N Praet, D Berkvens, K Mintiens, N Goris, K De Clercq

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalVeterinary Microbiology
    Issue number1-2
    Pages (from-to)15-27
    Number of pages13
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Animal diseases
    • Viral diseases
    • Bluetongue
    • Laboratory diagnosis
    • Antibody detection
    • ELISA
    • RNA detection
    • PCR
    • Real-time
    • Bayes theorem
    • ROC analysis
    • Evaluation
    • Sensitivity
    • Specificity
    • Belgium
    • Europe-West

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