Human line

FTD Respiratory pathogens 21 plus


Six tube multiplex for detection of influenza A virus, influenza A(H1N1) swl virus, influenza B virus, human rhinovirus, human coronavirus NL63, 229E, OC43 and HKU1 ; parainfluenza 1, 2, 3 and 4 ; human metapneumoviruses A/B, human bocavirus, human respiratory syncytial viruses A/B, human adenovirus, enterovirus, human parechovirus, Mycoplasma pneumoniaeChlamydophila pneumoniae, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae,Haemophilus influenzae B and internal control


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


First tube multiplex PCR:

  • influenza A virus
  • influenza B virus
  • influenza A(H1N1) swl virus
  • human rhinovirus

Second tube multiplex PCR:

  • human coronavirus NL63
  • human coronavirus 229E
  • human coronavirus OC43
  • human coronavirus HKU1

Third tube multiplex PCR:

  • human parainfluenza 2
  • human parainfluenza 3
  • human parainfluenza 4
  • internal Control

Fourth tube multiplex PCR:

  • human parainfluenza 1
  • human metapneumoviruses A/B
  • human bocavirus
  • Mycoplasma pneumoniae

Fifth tube multiplex PCR:

  • human respiratory syncytial viruses A/B
  • human adenovirus
  • enterovirus
  • human parechovirus

Sixth tube multiplex PCR:

  • Chlamydophila pneumoniae
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae
  • Haemophilus influenzae B
  • Staphylococcus aureus


This test is for use with extracted RNA and DNA from respiratory samples (throat/nasal swabs, bronchoalveolar lavage and sputum) of human origin



Shelf life

6 months minimum


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


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