Annu Rev Med 2018 Jan;69:379-394
Division of Infectious Diseases & International Health, Department of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27710.
Recent advances in the field of infectious disease diagnostics have given rise to a number of host- and pathogen-centered diagnostic approaches. Most diagnostic approaches in contemporary infectious disease focus on pathogen detection and characterization. Host-focused diagnostics have recently emerged and are based on detecting the activation of biological pathways that are highly specific to the type of infecting pathogen (e. Read More