Human line

FTD Tropical fever core

Overview

Two tube multiplex for detection of dengue virus, chikungunya virus, West Nile virus, Plasmodium spp., Rickettsia spp., Leptospira spp., Salmonella spp. and internal control

Principle

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

Targets

First tube multiplex PCR:

  • dengue virus
  • Rickettsia spp.
  • Salmonella spp.
  • West Nile virus

Second tube multiplex PCR:

  • Plasmodium spp.
  • chikungunya virus
  • Leptospira spp.
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from whole blood or urine samples 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