New publication of the upcoming direct GenomEra GBS assay for intrapartum screening is available

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Results shows equal sensitivity to culture and article highlights the usability of GenomEra.

From the conclusions: “GenomEra GBS PCR assay has potential as an easy and rapid on-site test for intrapartum detection of vaginal carriage of GBS at a maternity ward to identify women in labor who should receive intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis.”

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0215314