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Posted by: gen | 2004/10/23

test generations

hi

Please can you tell me when 4th generation hiv tests were first introduced.

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It depends how you define it, as a roll-out is usually done on a global basis over a period of time, and also on a continuum of experimental to standard practice; given those rough parameters it is approximately 1 - 2 years ago. Check with your specific reference lab when they started to use it.

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