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A comparison of biotin interference in routine immunoassays on the Roche Cobas 8000, Beckman Coulter DXi and Siemens Advia Centaur XPT immunoassay platforms

  • Shonagh Haslam EMAIL logo , Jane Oakey , Andrew Brown , Susan Bradshaw and Martin Myers


The authors would like to thank all the staff who assisted with analysing the samples at the four laboratories.

  1. Author contributions: SH and JO designed the study and analysed the data. SH, JO, AB and SB were involved in sample analysis and data transfer. SH wrote the first draft of the manuscript. All authors edited, reviewed and approved the final manuscript. All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.

  2. Research funding: None declared.

  3. Employment or leadership: None declared.

  4. Honorarium: None declared.

  5. Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.


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Received: 2019-01-23
Accepted: 2019-03-23
Published Online: 2019-04-16
Published in Print: 2019-10-25

©2019 Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin/Boston

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