April 20, 2011
cobas HPV Test Available to Detect Human Papillomavirus
The approval of the cobas HPV Test was based on data from the ATHENA study involving more than 47,000 women in the U.S. Results demonstrated that 1 in 10 women ≥30 years that tested positive for HPV 16 and/or 18 by the cobas HPV Test had cervical pre-cancer, though they showed normal results with the Pap test.
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