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9. H.-C. Slotved, M. Kaltoft, I. C. Skovsted, M. B. Kerrn and Frank Espersen. Simple, Rapid Latex Agglutination Test for Serotyping of Pneumococci (Pneumotest-Latex). Journal of Clinical Microbiology, June 2004, p. 2518-2522

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11. R. Reynolds, R. Hope and L. Williams. Survey, laboratory and statistical methods for the BSAC Resistance Surveillance Programmes. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (2008) 62, Suppl. 2, ii15-ii28

12. J. C. Sanz, E. Culebras, E. Ríos, I. Rodríguez-Avial, I. Wilhelmi, B. Ramos, M. Ordobás, and J. J. Picazo. Direct Serogrouping of Streptococcus pneumoniaeStrains in Clinical Samples by Use of a Latex Agglutination Test. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Feb. 2010, p. 593-595 

13. C. S. Jørgensen, S. A. Uldumb, J. F. Sørensenc, I. C. Skovsted, S. Otte, and P. L. Elverdal. Evaluation of a new lateral flow test for detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Legionella pneumophila urinary antigen. Journal of Microbiological Methods 116 (2015) 33-36