Test Code: RIC2

Influenza Combo 2 (Influenza A, B), Qualitative PCR

Test Methodology:

This test is intended to qualitatively detect influenza A virus (FLUA) and influenza B virus (FLUB) nucleic acid in respiratory tract specimens. The multiplex PCR targets and amplify the conservative regions of specific genes in FLUA and FLUB respectively and report with different coloured florescence signals at the same time.

Specimen Required: 

Nasopharyngeal Swab / Throat Swab

Turnaround Time : 

Maximum to 2 days