IGRAs in the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis



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Date: Tuesday, September 09, 2070

Author: Clark, Richard, PhD
Scientific Director, Microbiology/Virology
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Chantilly, VA
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Author: Schwab, Dale, PhD
Senior Scientific Director, Infectious Disease
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
San Juan Capistrano,CA  
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Category: Webinar

Description: This program focuses on tuberculosis epidemiology and trends in the United States and worldwide; the differences between active and latent tuberculosis and how each is diagnosed; advantages and disadvantages of, and explain the latest CDC guidelines pertaining to, interferon gamma release assays (IGRAs) in the diagnosis of tuberculosis, and best practices in conducting and interpreting IGRAs.