Human line

FTlyo HCoV

Overview

Ready to use lyophilised master mix (8-well strips each) for detection of human coronaviruses NL63, 229E, OC43 and HKU1

Principle

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

Targets

Lyo mastermix:

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

 

Notice: this kit is not supplied with an Internal Control (so-called “Add-on kit”). Therefore, we recommend using it in combination with a “Core kit” (kits supplied with an Internal Control). For more information and detailed explanation on choices of Core and Add-on kits, please consult our Educational presentations.

Specimen

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

Storage

Liquid and lyophilised components: 2-8°C until expiration date

Sealing foils: room temperature

Shelf life

6 months minimum

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

Availability

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