A powerful, non-invasive test to rule out infection

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Abstract

Rapid diagnostic tests capable of detecting any potential pathogen are needed to improve the efficacy of antimicrobial therapy and inform antimicrobial stewardship efforts. A new metagenomics-based test that detects microbial DNA in human blood can identify a diverse array of pathogens from any source in the body.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)554-555
Number of pages2
JournalNature Microbiology
Volume4
Issue number4
Early online date21 Mar 2019
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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