2019 Novel Coronavirus
Detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 RNA (COVID-19) virus.
Additional Test Information:
RealTime SARS-CoV-2 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal swabs from patients suspected of COVID-19 by health care provider.
Expected Turnaround Time:
1 – 3 Days
Universal Transport Media & Nasopharyngeal swab
Maintain specimen refrigerated within 72 hours of collection. Frozen (-20°C or below): 1 Week
Room temperature specimens, swabs not in viral transport media, calcium alginate swabs and swabs with wooden shafts WILL NOT be accepted.