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Cepheid’s GeneXpert® technology provides rapid, molecular testing as a primary screening tool for TB. This enables medical providers to identify and treat TB early, save lives and reduce transmission. Kenya has deployed primary screening of TB and RIF resistant cases through the use of GeneXpert® and Xpert MTB/RIF. UNION TV visited the National Tuberculosis, Leprosy, and Lung Disease Program in Nairobi - which performs the second largest amount of Xpert MTB/RIF cartridges after South Africa.
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