Development and evaluation of a novel fast broad-range 16S ribosomal DNA PCR and sequencing assay for diagnosis of bacterial infective endocarditis: multi-year experience in a large Canadian healthcare zone and a literature review

RJH Miller, B. Chow, D. Pillai, and D. Church. BMC Infectious Diseases. 16:146. Published online April 12, 2016, 10 pages.. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Citation: "... A BLAST search against the IDNS Bacteria database (SmartGene IDNS, Lausanne, Switzerland) was done to provide a definitive identification of the organism to the species- or genus-level using the identity scores outlined by CLSI MM-18 ...”