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COVID-19 In Vitro Diagnostic Devices and Test Methods Database

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

Differential diagnosis of illness in patients under investigation for the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), Italy, February 2020

Detection Principle
NucleicAcid-PCR based
Testing Method Category
WHO method(s)
Testing Method
WHO5 (Charité), QIAstat-Dx respiratory panel (QIAGEN), diagnostic algorithm
Testing Method - Additional Info
Method aims to distinguish COVID19 from common infections such as influenza and other respiratory tract diseases
Reported Performance
53.2% patients were covid, others could be excluded
Sample Size
126 patients
Assay Type

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