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Analytical evaluation of Reebio procalcitonin latex-enhanced immunoturbidimetric assay on the HITACHI Labospect 008AS

  • Shunzong Yuan ORCID logo , Naxin Zheng , Wenwen Zheng , Qian Jiang , Bing Qiao , Huarong Jing , Ying Li , Xiaoyu Qi , Wenjing Cao and Shiping Song EMAIL logo

Corresponding author: Prof. Shiping Song, Department of Laboratory Medicine, The Fifth Medical Center, Chinese PLA General Hospital (Former 307th hospital of the PLA), Beijing, 100071, P.R. China, E-mail:
Shunzong Yuan and Naxin Zheng: contributed equally to this work.

Award Identifier / Grant number: AWS14C014

Award Identifier / Grant number: 81770207


We thank Dr. Brian Eyden (Manchester, UK) for final revision of the manuscript, Ningbo Ruiyuan and other companies for supplying all the reagents, and all members in microbiology group in the Department of Laboratory Medicine, The Fifth Medical Center, Chinese PLA General Hospital (Former 307th hospital of the PLA).

  1. Research funding: SS is supported by a grant from the former 307th hospital of the PLA internal project (AWS14C014). SY is supported by a grant from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81770207).

  2. Author contributions: All authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this manuscript and approved its submission.

  3. Competing interests: Authors state no conflict of interest.

  4. Informed consent: Informed consent was obtained from all individuals included in this study.

  5. Ethical approval: The local Institutional Review Board deemed the study exempt from review.


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Received: 2020-05-26
Accepted: 2020-06-14
Published Online: 2020-11-23
Published in Print: 2021-01-26

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