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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

An alternative workflow for molecular detection of SARS-CoV-2 - escape from the NA extraction kit-shortage, Copenhagen, Denmark, March 2020

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
Multiple-kits and other method
Testing Method - Additional Info
Kit: Altona Diagnostics, Hamburg, Germany. Other method SensiFAST
Reported Performance
Sensitivity: 97.4% (sensiFAST) ; Specificity: 100% (sensiFAST) ; Accuracy: 98.3% (sensiFAST) ; Remark: RealStar kit inhibited
Sample Size
87 patients

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