A Novel Extraction Method Combining Plasma With Whole Blood Fraction Shows Excellent Sensitivity and Reproducibility in Patients at High Risk for Invasive Aspergillosis.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 05/18/2012
Springer J et al. – The standardized UCP extraction method yielded superior results, with regard to sensitivity and reproducibility, than the in–house method. This was independent of the PCR assay used to detect fungal DNA in the sample extracts.