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Hi Nm PCR Best Practices


Best Practices for Use of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) for Diagnosing Haemophilus influenzae and Neisseria meningitidis Disease and Public Health Importance of Identifying Serotype/Serogroup


The CDC Bacterial Meningitis Laboratory provides laboratory support for U.S. active, population-based surveillance for an overall population base of more than 43 million people for Neisseria meningitidis and Haemophilus influenzae.

The lab is a well-recognized reference center for identification and characterization of N. meningitidis and H. influenzae.

Learn more about the CDC Bacterial Meningitis Laboratory.

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