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Archived vaginal samples are frequently used in ancillary research projects, yet few studies have validated their use for nucleic acid amplification analysis after long-term storage. This study sought to examine the suitability of vaginal swab samples for Chlamydia trachomatis transcription-mediated amplification analysis after up to 20 years of biobank storage.
Replication testing was conducted using a subset of vaginal swab samples originally obtained between May 1999 and June 2001 using …
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