Human line

FTD Fever and rash

Overview

Two tube multiplex for detection of human herpesvirus 6 and 7, human parvovirus B19, enterovirus, measles virus and internal control

Principle

Multiplex real-time PCR for detection of pathogen genes by TaqMan® technology

Targets

First tube multiplex PCR:

  • human herpesvirus 6
  • human herpesvirus 7
  • human parvovirus B19

 Second tube multiplex PCR:

  • enterovirus
  • measles virus
  • internal Control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from CSF, blood (with heparin), throat swabs, sputum and stools of human origin

Storage

-20°C

Shelf life

12 months from manufacture

Compatibility

To find out if the extraction method or qPCR thermocycler available in your facility is compatible with FTD assays, please see our full and detailed compatibility list under the “Resources” area or contact support@fast-trackdiagnostics.com