Type-specific serologic tests for human herpes simplex virus (HSV) are critically important for sexually transmitted disease evaluation. We compared the LIAISON® HSV-1 and HSV-2 Type Specific assays relative to an established commercial ELISA. The overall agreement of the chemiluminescence immunoassay versus the ELISA assay was 99.6% (HSV-1) and 100% (HSV-2). The LIAISON® methodology has several advantages.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease|
|State||Published - Jul 2012|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases