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PCR screening can reduce parasites in meat

Infection with Sarcosytis spp parasites can cause problems in both humans and livestock, and while the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) can be used for screening, there is no commercially-available kit for testing. Researchers at Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) in Malaysia [...]

PCR’s role in understanding the spread of antibiotic resistance

Antibiotic resistance is a growing problem worldwide, with cases of life-threatening diseases such as tuberculosis becoming resistant to even the most powerful drugs. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is being used as a tool to find out more about the transmission [...]

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