Infectious Diseases Antibodies
Millions of patients visit physician offices for infectious and parasitic diseases each year. Approximately two-thirds of the world’s population is infected with H. pylori. In the United States for 2012, there were 10,000 new cases of tuberculosis and 31,000 new cases of Lyme disease. New cases of sexually transmitted diseases for the United States in 2012 include 14 million cases of HPV and 50,000 cases of syphilis. It is estimated that one out of every six people aged 14 to 49 have genital herpes in the United States. About 50-80% of United States women have been infected with CMV by the age of 40 years. Biocare Medical is proud to offer key infectious antibodies that may aid in the identification of their respective proteins by IHC in FFPE tissues.