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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

Evaluation of the automated cartridge-based ARIES SARS-CoV-2 Assay (RUO) against automated Cepheid Xpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2 PCR as gold standard

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
ORF and N genes
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
ARIES SARS-CoV-2 Assay (Luminex)
Testing Method - Additional Info
automated cartridge-based PCR approach compared with Cepheid Xpert Xpress SARS-Cov-2 Assay
Reported Performance
PPA: 100% ; NPA: 100% ; LoD (range): 10^3 DNA and virus copies/reaction, 10^3-10^4 free RNA copies/reaction
Sample Size
30 samples

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