Wednesday, 1 May 2013

A(nother) new real-time PCR-based H7N9 test.

US CDC have made available their CDC H7N9 rRT-PCR for use on suspect cases (see interim guidance for defining cases) and in combination with their existing Flu rRT-PCR Dx Panel ("r"=real-time; "Dx"=Diagnosis/Diagnostic) after FDA support through an Emergency Use Authorization.