Detection of Human Cytomegalovirus in the Saliva (FcrèchMV)
Direct DNA amplification, viral isolation and specific antibody measurement in saliva
- From children in day care centers (samples collection will take place during a single week)
- From children coming at the emergency department of our hospital during a three months period.
Sample collection will be done by the pediatrician the nurse, or one of the authorized investigators of the study.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Detection of Human Cytomegalovirus in the Saliva of 3 Month to 6 Year-Old Children in Day Care Centers : a Pilot Study.|
- One week trial of saliva sampling for cytomegalovirus detection in day-care centers. [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Percentage of chidrens with CMV excretion among those coming at the Emergency department of Limoges teacher Hospital (CHU). Validation of the process from samples collection to interpretation of results [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||July 2007|
Salivary collection kit. Collection of salivary at the internal face of the mooth. 3 swab for DNA research, 1 for antibodies research and 1 for virus isolation by cell growth.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00815802
|Limoges, France, 87|
|Principal Investigator:||Sophie ALAIN, MD||University Hospital, Limoges|