De Novo Diagnostics
Molecular Technologist at (10 months) Bacterial and viral pathogen testing in stool, urine and sinus swabs. Performed DNA extraction using QIAGEN fast DNA stool kit on stool samples, and Chelex-based extraction on urine. PCR using pathogen specific primer sets. Size determination by QIAGEN Qiaxcel system. Enteric virus/pathogenandrespiratory virus/pathogen determination on Stool and Sinus swab samples using NanoSphere and film array. Performed daily and weekly QA/QC, and necessary paperwork.