The repetitive element RLEP is a highly specific target for detection of Mycobacterium leprae

S. Braet, K. Vandelannoote, C. J. Meehan, A. N. Brum Fontes, E. Hasker, P. S. Rosa, N. Lucena-Silva, L. Rigouts, P. N. Suffys, B. C. De Jong

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Original languageEnglish
Article numberUNSP e01924-17
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Volume56
Issue number3
Number of pages2
ISSN0095-1137
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Keywords

  • leprosy
  • diagnosis
  • specificity
  • RLEP qPCR

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