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Forest Laboratories, Inc. Announces Positive Results of LEXAPRO(R) Phase III Study in Adolescents With Major Depression

...95;14:147- 159. Leaf PJ, Alegria M, Cohen P, et al. Mental health service use in the community and schools: results from the four-community meca Study. Methods for the Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Mental Disorders Study. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1996;889-897. Note: ...

Controlling the Spread of Healthcare Associated Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Requires Active Surveillance

...tudy the manufacturer reports a sensitivity and specificity of 95.7% and 97%, respectively, when compared to the gold standard of PCR detection of the meca gene. In an independent clinical evaluation, Flayhart et al reported a sensitivity and specificity of 99.5% and 98% respectively, when clinical sampl...
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mecA ASR

Description:... The meca ASR contains primers and a FAM-labeled probe that is designed to detect a 146 bp region of the meca gene. In addition, this ASR contains primers, a Texas Red-labeled probe and...
Company:Cepheid

MRSA Latex Test for PBP2

Description:...tects Penicillin Binding Protein 2/ (PBP2/) in isolates of Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. PBP2/ is a protein coded by the meca gene and is present in the membranes of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. The latex particles in this ...
Company:Hardy Diagnostics
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