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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

Comparison of automated SARS-CoV-2 antigen test for COVID-19 infection with quantitative RT-PCR using 313 nasopharyngeal swabs, including from seven serially followed patients

Detection Principle
Not specified
Testing Method Category
Testing Method
Testing Method - Additional Info
LUMIPULSE antigen test (chemiluminescence enzyme immunoassay)
Reported Performance
sensitivity: 55.2% (vs RT-PCR); specificity: 99.6% (vs RT-PCR), overall agreement rate: 91.4% (vs RT-PCR), 100% (vs RT-PCR in samples >100 viral copies), 85% (vs RT-PCR in samples 0-100 viral copies)
Sample Size
313 samples

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