> Reagents, Serology, Fungi/Yeast, Pneumocystis jiroveci, Antigen
Reagents, Serology, Fungi/Yeast, Pneumocystis jiroveci, Antigen
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antigens to of Pneumocystis jiroveci (formerly known as Pneumocystis carinii sp. hominis), yeast-like imperfect fungi of the family Pneumoncystidacae. P. jiroveci is an opportunistic pathogen of the respiratory tract, especially in immunocompromised patients.
UMDC code : 22486
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