Test Code: REC21

Respiratory Infection Combo 21 (Influenza A, A(H1N1), B, Rhinovirus, Coronavirus NL63, 229E, OC43, HKU1, Parainfluenza1, 2, 3, 4, MPV A/B , Bocavirus, RSV A/B, Adenovirus, Enterovirus, Parechovirus, Mycoplasma pneumoniae), Qualitative PCR

Test Methodology:

The test is aimed to detect the most common respiratory infectious pathogens including influenza A, influenza A (H1N1) swl, influenza B; human coronaviruses NL63, 229E, OC43 and HKU1, human parainfluenza 1,2,3 and 4, human metapneumovirus A and B, human rhinovirus, respiratory syncytial viruses A and B, adenovirus, enterovirus, huamn parechovirus, human bocavirus and mycoplasma pneumonia. The multiplex realtime Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) is able to target and amplify the conservative DNA regions of respective pathogens and report with different florescence signals at the same time.

Specimen Required: 

Nasopharyngeal Swab / Throat Swab

Turnaround Time : 

Maximum to 2 days