Cobas® TaqScreen DPX Test
COBAS® TaqScreen DPX Test
A real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay that detects parvovirus B19 (B19V) and hepatitis A virus (HAV) in human plasma:
- The CE-IVD version is an in-process test which simultaneously quantifies B19V DNA and detects HAV RNA.
- The test has a limit of detection of 11.5 IU/mL and a linear range from 75–3E8 IU/mL for B19V DNA.
- The test has a limit of detection of 1.1 IU/mL for HAV RNA.