Nanopore sequencing from extraction-free direct PCR of dried serum spots for portable hepatitis B virus drug-resistance typing

June 2020

Author(s): Astbury S, Costa Nunes Soares MM, Peprah E, King B, Jardim ACG, Shimizu JF, et al

Details: J Clin Virol. 2020;129:104483

NIHR Acknowledged: Yes

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professor-will-irving Professor Will Irving Clinical virology, especially in relation to viral hepatitis and the human herpes viruses. This encompasses diagnosis, management and pathogenesis of disease.
Dr Stuart Astbury I am a postdoctoral researcher working in the hepatology group within NDDC (Guru Aithal and Neil Guha). My current project is part of the MRC funded Nottingham Molecular Pathology Node, and aims to determine biomarkers of non alcoholic fatty liver disease…