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Johns Hopkins raising awareness of Mycoplasma genitalium resistance test for reproductive health

Dr. Maria Trent, a Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health at Johns Hopkins Medicine, is spearheading efforts to raise awareness and learn more about Mycoplasma genitalium, a sexually transmitted disease few people know about but scientists believe makes people infertile.

Dr. Trent is using the SpeeDx ResistancePlus® MG test as she studies fertility preservation in high-risk youth. She’s also looked at the link between Mgen and pelvic inflammatory disease and how prevalent Mgen is in the general population.

read the full Baltimore Sun article.