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What is Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) and Will It Be Found in Clinical Virology Laboratories of the Future?
1.0 Contact Hours
PASCV is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program.
Ted E. Schutzbank, PhD, D(ABMM); Ascension, Grosse Pointe, MI
The webinar will discuss what digital PCR is, describe the 2 major types (droplet digital PCR and chip or chamber digital PCR), and identify the currently available instrumentation. The advantages and disadvantages of the current droplet digital PCR methods and technology will be presented. Current assays being used both clinically and in research studies will be presented to highlight a variety of applications being developed with this technology.