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Roche launches new diagnostic test for the better understanding of immune response to SARS-CoV-2

Roche launches new diagnostic test for the better understanding of immune response to SARS-CoV-2

Elecsys IGRA SARS-CoV-2 test supports the better understanding of immune response to SARS-CoV-2 infection or vaccination The test detects T-cell response, which may play an important role in determining if immune protection has been achieved The new diagnostic test may provide clinical care guidance, particularly for immunocompromised and high-risk patient groups Basel, 15 August 2022 – Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today …

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Diagnostic accuracy of symptoms for an underlying disease: a simulation study – Scientific Reports

This is the first study to estimate the diagnostic accuracy of single symptoms and the numbers of symptoms, based on simulations that have been used to demonstrate the biases in the diagnostic criteria of mental illnesses2. When single symptoms are caused by a common disease and used to predict disease status, the sensitivities and specificities …

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At Last, Weight-Loss Drugs That Actually Work. They Could Be the Blockbusters of the Decade.

At Last, Weight-Loss Drugs That Actually Work. They Could Be the Blockbusters of the Decade.

This is not a typical weight-loss story. After all of the diet, supplement, and workout fads we’ve endured, we’re about to have drugs that are safe and effective. They’re our best hope yet for stemming the obesity epidemic that threatens the lives of 100 million Americans and half a billion people worldwide. No one has …

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Development of a diagnostic assay by three-tube multiplex real-time PCR for simultaneous detection of nine microorganisms causing acute respiratory infections – Scientific Reports

Ethical approval This study was institutionally approved by Guangdong Pharmaceutical University, the Medical Ethics Committee of the First Affiliated Hospital of the University, and the Medicine and Biological Engineering Technology Research Center of the Ministry of Health, Guangzhou, China, in correspondence with the guidelines of the collection of patient specimens and the use of human …

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Assessment of diagnostic utility of serum hemeoxygenase-1 measurement for acute exacerbation of interstitial pneumonias – Scientific Reports

Oxidative/nitrosative stress caused by an imbalance between cellular production of reactive oxygen species/reactive nitrogen species and endogenous antioxidants such as stress response protein including HO-1 and classic antioxidant enzymes including superoxide dismutases, catalase, and glutathione peroxidase might play a major role in the progression of various lung diseases such as IPF, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, …

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