We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

New Rapid DNA Test to Diagnose Chlamydia Infection in Koalas

News   Aug 21, 2019 | Original story from QUT

 
New Rapid DNA Test to Diagnose Chlamydia Infection in Koalas

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital senior vet Michael Pyne prepares samples to run the newly developed LAMP DNA test to check if a koala brought to the hospital is infected with chlamydia. Credit: QUT

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Wetland Microbe Could Help in Contaminant Clean-up

News

Researchers have identified bacteria from a New Jersey wetland that, surprisingly, can break carbon-fluorine bonds and degrade PFAS.

READ MORE

Babies' Gut Bacteria Is Affected by Their Delivery Method

News

Babies born vaginally have different gut bacteria - their microbiome - than those delivered by Caesarean, research has shown.

READ MORE

Mutating Ebola Virus Protein Works as a Vaccine to Protect Animals From Infection

News

Creating mutations in a key Ebola virus protein that helps the deadly virus escape from the body's defenses can make the virus unable to produce sickness and activate protective immunity in the infected host, according to a study by the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Diagnostics Genomics Research

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE