Submitted by mrhodes40 on Sat, 2006-06-03 16:35

PCR analysis of CPN This technical paper is a must for the professional and interested techies. How can it be some say it's there and other researcher say it's not? The answer is here.

-Results, and Clinical Performance of Five PCR Assays for Detecting Chlamydia pneumoniae DNA in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells A must read for the interested person interested in the technical details of finding these cryptic bacteria. You must understand this if the research that is done using other tests which find no relationship to CPn is to be properly understood.

Comparison of Five Serologic Tests for Diagnosis of Acute Infections by Chlamydia pneumoniae Another page with 5 tests being compared this one from 2000. Full citation available.


Marie,  I won't be able to read all the new info you have been posting until later, but I surely appreciate your diligent efforts to bring us these crucial resources.   Joyce

Joyce~caregiver-advocate in Dallas for Steve J (SPMS).  CAP since August 06, Cpn, Mpn, B. burgdorferi, systemic candidiasis, EBV, CMV & other herpes family viral infections, elevated heavy metals, gluten+casein sensitivity. 

Comparing 76 testing to now, it's a bit different and physicians handwriting has never been good

Found you on a deep dive 2 am bug search over moms 1976 SBE beginning - today mom and me are looking at 325 pages of medical records. PCN had no cidal endpoint. One cardiologist argued against all the infectious disease specialists, they settled on Clindamycin, Gentamycin and solumedrol for 6 weeks.