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Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Volume 26 (2015), Issue 5, Pages 263-267
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/138787
Original Article

Development and Validation of a Pneumocystis jirovecii Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for Diagnosis of Pneumocystis Pneumonia

Deirdre L Church,1,2,3 Anshula Ambasta,3 Amanda Wilmer,4 Holly Williscroft,1 Gordon Ritchie,4,5 Dylan R Pillai,1,2,3 Sylvie Champagne,4,5 and Daniel G Gregson1,2,3

1Division of Microbiology, Calgary Laboratory Services, Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2Division of Medical Microbiology, Alberta Health Services and the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
3Division of Medical Microbiology and Medicine, Alberta Health Services and the University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, and Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
4Division of Medical Microbiology, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
5St Paul’s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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How to Cite this Article

Deirdre L Church, Anshula Ambasta, Amanda Wilmer, et al., “Development and Validation of a Pneumocystis jirovecii Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for Diagnosis of Pneumocystis Pneumonia,” Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 263-267, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/138787