A Qualitative, Multiplexed Real-Time PCR Screen for Rapid Detection of cCMV Enabling Timely Intervention

This poster was presented at the International Congenital CMV Conference 2019.

Authors: R. Kitchener, PhD, T. Sokolsky, PhD and A. Bhattacharjee, PhD; Laboratory Services Division,  Baebies Inc., Durham, NC.

Congenital cytomegalovirus (cCMV) infection in newborns can lead to permanent hearing loss and developmental delays if left untreated. Baebies’ Qualitative PCR Assay for cCMV was developed and validated in-house to provide timely and accurate identification of infected babies, facilitating early intervention.