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Tuesday 28 June


New diagnostic strategies

Chairs: Elisa Tagliani, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan; Leen Rigouts, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp

GL14  Morten Ruhwald, FIND

Update on the TB diagnostic pipeline, a response to the impact of the covid-19 pandemic


OR12  Viola DreyerResearch Center Borstel

Rapid molecular diagnostics of resistance tuberculosis by targeted stool sequencing


OR13  Faridath Massou, Supranational Reference Laboratory for Tuberculosis, Cotonou

Multicentre evaluation of Xpert XDR and TrueNat 2nd line tests under field conditions


OR14  Leonardo de Araujo, Research Center Borstel

Collaborative implementation of targeted next-generation sequencing for the diagnosis of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Eswatini.


OR15  Julian Libiseller-Egger, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

A standard and framework to facilitate the comparison and benchmarking of methods for resistance prediction from genomic data


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