Daily Archives: September 9, 2011

“Game changing” syphilis rapid test available in U.S.; Global implications unclear

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The National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD) announced Thursday that a new ten-minute test for syphilis – that no longer requires long wait times for results, refrigeration, or drawing of blood – is likely to be a “game changer” and a “major advance in the fight against STDs and HIV,” according to a press release […]