Human line

FTD Vesicular rash

Overview

One tube multiplex for detection of herpes simplex virus 1 and 2, varicella zoster virus 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
  • varicellazoster virus
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from vesicle swabs and vesicle fluids

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