Gen 5 cTnT Assay

Now that FDA has cleared the Roche Gen 5 cTnT assay, an AACC member is wondering how labs are approaching validation studies before implementing the test in clinical practice. International members suggest running samples in parallel for a period of time when transitioning to hs-cTnT, as well as other strategies such as determining possible causes of elevated troponin other than acute coronary syndrome.


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