Research Article| Volume 5, ISSUE 3, P513-529, September 1985

Nucleic Acid Hybridization in the Diagnosis of Viral Infections

  • Marie L. Landry
    Corresponding author: Virology Reference Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, West Spring Street, West Haven, Connecticut 06516
    Associate Director, Virology Reference Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, West Haven, Connecticut

    Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
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  • Caroline K.Y. Fong
    Section Chief, Immunodiagnosis and Electron Microscopy, Virology Reference Laboratory, West Haven, Connecticut

    Research Scientist, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
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      Nucleic acid hybridization technology is now being applied to clinical virology, both for rapid diagnosis using clinical specimens and for studies of viral pathogenesis. This review deals with the methods used, their applications, the results obtained, and the problems encountered.
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