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TYPHIDOT -M- : A Rapid Dot EIA Test For The Acute Diagnosis Of Typhoid
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A DOT EIA test for the rapid detection of specific IgM and IgG antibodies to Salmonella typhi. Typhoid fever remains a public health problem in many developing countries.Current diagnosis for typhoid is via culture and serology(Widal Test). Such methods lack sensitivity, specificity and speed. Hence, there is a need for an alternative test for typhoid that is rapid, sensitive, specific and cost-effective.

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Malaysia
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Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, School of Medical Sciences, USM
16150 Kubang Kerian
Kelantan
Malaysia

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Prof Asma Ismail
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asma@kb.usm.my