J Sex Med 5 : — J Clin Endocrinol Metab. View author publications. This system partitions nucleic acid samples in thousands of nanoliter-sized droplets, and uses lower samples and reagent volumes than other commercially available digital PCR systems Pinheiro et al.
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The collection of variables was performed in two stages, recruitment coinciding with the ultrasound examination during the first trimester and post-delivery. Inclusion criteria for patients were singleton pregnancy, a viable fetus without congenital anomalies, and CRL between 45 and 80 mm.
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The presence of the target template in the droplets will be detected by the fluorescence development. Evaluation of a droplet digital polymerase chain reaction format for DNA copy number quantification. In conclusion, despite the sensitivity and specificity of the qPCR method, this technique has limitations for robust and reliable diagnosis of fetal sex when a reduced amount of template is available.
If the dilution is correct within each of the aliquots, a single amplification reaction will be performed, increasing the method sensitivity Corbisier et al.