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Special Focus on SARS-CoV-2 Detection - Antigen, Antibodies, Environmental, Standards and Controls


In this rapidmicrobiology.com special focus page we have collated the latest products for SARS-CoV-2 detection ; find out what to do if you can't source flocked swabs with viral transport media for your COVID-19 specimen collection, see the one-step RT-qPCR kit that doesn't need ice, there are ELISAs for high throughput testing and an FDA EUA lateral flow cassette for POC, plus for make sure you're pipetting is right for every tube with a robotic pipetting solution.

Puritan - 4 Reasons They’re Not Your Ordinary Drugstore Swab

Puritan - 4 Reasons They’re Not Your Ordinary Drugstore Swab

Puritan’s 'FDA Preferred' HydraFlock® and PurFlock Ultra® swabs are highly sophisticated diagnostic tools. Their tips, handles and materials are ideally suited for COVID-19 testing. Puritan's foam and polyester swabs are also FDA listed as substitutes for flock.
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Sample Collection and Swab Types for COVID-19 Testing

Sample Collection and Swab Types for COVID-19 Testing

In this video, Norman Sharples, COPAN Diagnostics’ CEO runs through alternatives to collecting a nasopharyngeal specimen with a flocked swab for COVID-19 diagnosis.
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Reliable COVID-19 Diagnostics with PCR and ELISA Tests from EUROIMMUN

Reliable COVID-19 Diagnostics with PCR and ELISA Tests from EUROIMMUN

EUROIMMUN offers the EURORealTime SARS-CoV-2 for sensitive direct virus detection, as well as ELISAs based on spike protein domain S1 (IgG, IgA) or modified nucleocapsid protein (IgG). The IgG ELISAs demonstrate specificities of 99.6% and 99.8%.
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Microbiologics Introduces New IVD & RUO SARS-CoV-2 Controls

Microbiologics Introduces New IVD & RUO SARS-CoV-2 Controls

Validate all stages of a molecular assay - extraction, reverse transcription, amplification, and detection with Microbiologics' new SARS-CoV-2 Process Control (RUO). An IVD control with the RdRp, S, E, and N gene targets is also now available.
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SOLIScript® 1-step RT-qPCR CoV Kit for High Throughput COVID-19 Detection

SOLIScript<sup>®</sup> 1-step RT-qPCR CoV Kit for High Throughput COVID-19 Detection

SOLIScript® 1-step CoV Kit from Solis BioDyne is optimized for highly sensitive detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) viral RNA by one-step real-time RT-PCR (RT-qPCR). Reagents are stable at room temperature enabling easy ice-free shipping and reaction set-up.
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Baker Donates a SterilGARD® e3 to Support Medical Virologist in Their COVID-19 Response

Baker Donates a SterilGARD<sup>®</sup> e3 to Support Medical Virologist in Their COVID-19 Response

Baker have donated a SterilGARD® e3 biological safety cabinet to Seeding Labs to support the public health efforts of Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) in Malawi's COVID-19 response.
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Applying Our PCR Expertise in the Fight Against SARS-CoV-2

Applying Our PCR Expertise in the Fight Against SARS-CoV-2

From food diagnostics to human diagnostics – we demonstrate the versatility of our PCR methods, our ability to adapt quickly to unexpected situations and our underlying philosophy: testing is of utmost importance, particularly in times of crises.
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A Collection of Antigens and Monoclonal Antibodies for SARS-CoV-2

A Collection of Antigens and Monoclonal Antibodies for SARS-CoV-2

To support COVID-19 Research, Sino Biological has developed a collection of antigens and monoclonal antibodies. These reagents have supported hundreds of research groups around the globe for their vaccine and antibody development works. 
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Antibody Tests Against SARS-CoV-2- IgA, IgM, IgG - ELISA & Rapid Tests

Antibody Tests Against SARS-CoV-2- IgA, IgM, IgG - ELISA & Rapid Tests

ProGnosis Biotech has developed reliable antibody tests for COVID-19 with excellent specificity and sensitivity, as proven by clinical performance studies. An accurate diagnostic tool that can detect whether an individual has been infected with the virus.
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Rapid Concentration of SARS-CoV-2 in Wastewater for COVID-19 Monitoring - White Paper

Rapid Concentration of SARS-CoV-2 in Wastewater for COVID-19 Monitoring - White Paper

The Innovaprep white paper describes how the Concentrating Pipette (CP) Select™ can be used to concentrate SARS-CoV-2 virus from wastewater, detecting at very low concentrations from about 10 copies per 100 mls. of influent to 120 copies per 100 liters of effluent.
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Detect SARS-CoV-2 on Environmental Surfaces with the VIRSeek Solution

Detect SARS-CoV-2 on Environmental Surfaces with the VIR<em>Seek</em> Solution

In answer to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, caused by SARS-CoV-2, Eurofins GeneScan Technologies GmbH has developed two real-time RT-PCR kits enabling the screening and identification of SARS-CoV-2 in surface samples.
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FDA Grants Hardy Diagnostics Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test Kit

FDA Grants Hardy Diagnostics Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test Kit

Strategic partnership with Autobio Diagnostics Co., Ltd enables Hardy Diagnostics to become exclusive U.S. supplier of a new rapid, one-step lateral flow assay that detects IgM and IgG antibodies to the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
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Automated RT-PCR Set-Up for COVID-19 Testing

Automated RT-PCR Set-Up for COVID-19 Testing

Find out how INTEGRA can help laboratories prepare RT-PCR plates for SARS-CoV-2 detection with the ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot together with a VOYAGER adjustable tip spacing pipette.
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Date Published: 21st May 2020


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