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Author Viljoen, Gerrit J.

Title Molecular diagnostic PCR handbook / by Gerrit J. Viljoen, Louis H. Nel and John R. Crowther
Published Dordrecht : Springer, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 307 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Background; PCR -- The Basic Reaction; Amplicon Detection, Analysis and PCR Evaluation; Limitations and Troubleshooting; Specific Types of PCR Assays; The PCR Laboratory; Disease Diagnosis Using PCR Specific Procedures for Important Veterinary Pathogens
Summary "This book gives a comprehensive account of the practical aspects of PCR and strong consideration is given to ensure its optimal use in a laboratory environment. This includes the theoretical aspects related to PCR, setting-up of a PCR laboratory and good Laboratory Practice and standardised PCR protocols to detect animal disease pathogens. Examples of Standard Operating Procedures as used in individual specialist laboratories and an outline of training materials necessary for PCR technology transfer are presented."--Jacket
Notes Copyright by IAEA
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Molecular diagnosis.
Polymerase chain reaction.
Polymerase Chain Reaction.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Crowther, J. R.
Nel, L. H.
LC no. 2006531124
ISBN 1402034032 (Cloth)
9781402034039 (Cloth)