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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

Scientific literature on COVID-19 Test Methods and Devices - detail

Multicenter comparison of the Cobas 6800 system with the RealStar RT-PCR kit for the detection of SARS-CoV-2

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
ORF1ab , E (Cobas); E, S (Altona)
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
kits (Roche and Altona)
Testing Method - Additional Info
comparison of the Cobas (Roche) and the RealStar assay (Altona).
Reported Performance
overall agreement: 76%; Concordance: 99% (when CT values for E gene for Cobas is <35)
Sample Size
170 samples

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