hCG has been in the popular press lately because of illicit use by athletes, and as adjunct to fad diets. Have you seen this type of hCG use and do you feel that the hCG assays we have available today have the limits of quantification and specificity to detect illicit hCG use?
In a previous issue of Clinical Chemistry, experts discussed Clinical Assays for Human Chorionic Gonadotropin in this Q&A (free to access). We’d like to get your views on the topic.
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