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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

Rapid Implementation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Emergency Use Authorization RT-PCR Testing and Experience at an Academic Medical Institution

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
E, S
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
laboratory-developed real-time RT-PCR test
Testing Method - Additional Info
newly designed dual-target real-time RT-PCR (altona RealStar SARS-CoV-2 Reagent)
Reported Performance
LOD: 2.7 cpr (nasopharyngeal ), 23.0 cpr (sputum); Specificity: 100%
Sample Size
174 samples

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