The in vitro effects of proxymetacaine, fluorescein, and fusidic acid on real-time PCR assays used for the diagnosis of Feline herpesvirus 1 and Chlamydophila felis infections

Sergi Segarra, Kostas Papasouliotis, Christopher R Helps

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Abstract

To investigate the possible inhibition of qPCR assays used for the diagnosis of ocular infections in cats by proxymetacaine, fluorescein, and fusidic acid, which are commonly used in veterinary ophthalmology.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5-8
Number of pages4
JournalVeterinary Ophthalmology
Volume14 Suppl 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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