A longitudinal evaluation of Treponema pallidum PCR testing in early syphilis

Research Program
Project Status
Currently recruiting
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About the Project

This study evaluates the performance (sensitivity and specificity) of a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay for the diagnosis of Treponema pallidum infection in men who have sex with men (MSN) with suspected early syphilis.

Design & Method

Audit of clinical and laboratory records


Manuscript accepted for publication

Project Members
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Professor and Program Head
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Associate Professor and Program Head
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Other Investigators

Dr  Matthew Shields
Dr Robert Finlayson
Dr Neisha Jeoffreys

Project Collaborators: External

Taylor Square Private Clinic

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