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Molecular Diagnostic Methods for Infectious Diseases, 3rd Edition

This report addresses topics relating to clinical applications, amplified and nonamplified nucleic acid methods, selection and qualification of nucleic acid sequences, establishment and evaluation of test performance characteristics, inhibitors, and interfering substances, controlling false-positive reactions, reporting and interpretation of results, quality assurance, regulatory issues, and recommendations for manufacturers and clinical laboratories. 

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Chairholder: Frederick S. Nolte, PhD, D(ABMM), F(AAM)

Date of Publication: February 27, 2015

Order Code PDF: MM03Ed3E
ISBN Number: 1-56238-998-X

Order Code Print: MM03Ed3
ISBN Number: 1-56238-997-1

Edition: Third

Pages: 110

MM03 Additional Details

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has evaluated and recognized this approved-level consensus standard for use in satisfying a regulatory requirement.

This archived document is no longer being reviewed through the CLSI Consensus Document Development Process. However, this document is technically valid of as January 2020. Because of its value to the laboratory community, it is being retained in CLSI’s library.