Human line

FTD Herpes simplex virus

Overview

One-tube multiplex for detection of herpes simplex viruses 1 and 2 and internal control

Principle

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

Targets

One-tube multiplex PCR:

  • herpes simplex virus 1
  • herpes simplex virus 2
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from (first catch) urine, plasma, and vaginal/throat/eye/skin swabs from human origin

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-ftd.team@siemens-healthineers.com

Availability

Product availability may vary from country to country and is subject to varying regulatory requirements. Please contact your FTD organization for further details.