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Molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues and biopsies of gastrointestinal specimens using real-time polymerase chain reaction system.

Authors
  • Mishra, Pradyumna Kumar
  • Gorantla, Venkata Raghuram
  • Bhargava, Arpit
  • Varshney, Subodh
  • Vashistha, Purushottam
  • Maudar, Kewal Krishan
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology
Publication Date
Jun 01, 2010
Volume
21
Issue
2
Pages
129–134
Identifiers
PMID: 20872325
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Results of our investigation demonstrated that the real-time detection technology using FRET probes has much higher sensitivity for the detection of MTBC DNA in tissue biopsy samples and formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded surgically resected tissues of the gastrointestinal tract.

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