Human line

FTlyo Viral meningitis

Overview

Ready to use lyophilised master mix (8-well strips each) for detection of herpes simplex virus 1 and 2, varicella zoster virus, mumps virus, enterovirus, human parechovirus and internal control

Principle

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

Targets

First lyo master mix:

  • herpes simplex virus 1
  • herpes simplex virus 2
  • mumps virus
  • varicella zoster virus

Second lyo master mix:

  • enterovirus
  • human parechovirus
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from CSF and blood

Storage

Liquid components: -20°C

Lyophilised components: 2-8°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