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Tests fail

Tests fail

作者:百里幄劈  时间:2019-03-02 14:14:00  人气:

The French government pulled nine types of HIV diagnostic tests off the market last week following an evaluation of all 31 methods used in France. The health ministry said that the nine in question, all found to have ‘mediocre sensitivity’, are not reliable enough compared to other tests when used during the three months following HIV contamination. During this period, antibodies against the virus, which are detected by diagnostic tests, are just beginning to appear in a person’s blood. Following the announcement,