Comparison of Qiagen and Iontek Hepatitis B Virus-DNA Polymerase Chain Reaction Quantitation Kits in Chronic Hepatitis B Patients Infected with Hepatitis B Virus Genotype D

Arikan A., SAYAN M.

VIRAL HEPATIT DERGISI-VIRAL HEPATITIS JOURNAL, vol.26, no.1, pp.9-13, 2020 (ESCI) identifier


Objectives: Hepatitis B virus (HBV)-DNA level is a good marker for viral replication and should be monitored at regular intervals in patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB). The objective of this study is to compare the performance of Qiagen HBV-DNA kit with Iontek HBV-DNA kit and to determine the usability of Iontek.