IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Molecular Assay, Infection, Virus, Human Papilloma Virus, Type 16/18, DNA
Definition : Molecular assay reagents intended to identify types 16 and/or 18 of human papilloma virus (HPV), of the family Papovaviridae, by detecting the deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) of the target viruses. HPV types 16 and 18 are the most common high cancer risk types and usually infect the anogenital tract epithelium causing mucosal infections and may be associated with malignancy.
Entry Terms : "Reagents, Molecular Assay, Infection, Virus, Human Papilloma Virus, Type 16/18, DNA"
UMDC code : 22307