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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

Performance of Abbott ID Now COVID-19 Rapid Nucleic Acid Amplification Test Using Nasopharyngeal Swabs Transported in Viral Transport

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
RdRP (Abbott ID Now), N2, E (Cepheid Xpert)
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
kits (Abbot ID Now, Cepheid Xpert)
Testing Method - Additional Info
Comparisons between Abbott ID Now COVID-19 and Cepheid Xpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2
Reported Performance
PPA: 54.8% (using dry nasal swabs fro ID Now); NPA: 98.6% (using dry nasal swabs fro ID Now); overall agreement: 85.1%; PPV:94.4%; NPV: 83.1%
Sample Size
101 samples

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