Latest Group B streptococcal infection Stories
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov.
AUSTIN, Texas, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) today announced that Group B Streptococcus
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a genetic risk factor for premature birth.
Early-onset neonatal infection, defined as infection in the first 7 days of life, is associated with maternal infection and colonization.
A more rapid laboratory test for pregnant women to detect potentially deadly Group B strep (GBS) has been successful at identifying GBS colonization in six and a half hours.
A more accurate, faster diagnostic test for Group B Streptococcal infection in babies has been reported in the Journal of Medical Microbiology.
Bloodstream infections in newborns can lead to serious complications with substantial morbidity and mortality.
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