Filmarray Respiratory Panel

Fast and Comprehensive Respiratory Pathogen

OmniPathology is offering a multiplex PCR panel for the detection of 19 respiratory viruses and 3 bacteria from a single specimen providing results within two hours.

The FilmArray Respiratory Panel from BioFire Diagnostics is FDA-cleared and provides an overall sensitivity and specificity of 95% and 99%, respectively. Rapid and accurate diagnostic testing for respiratory pathogens may help identify which patients to isolate or cohort faster and determine if antibiotic or antiviral therapy is appropriate.

The FilmArray Gastrointestinal Panel tests for 22 Pathogens Simultaneously

Viral Targets Bacterial Targets
Adenovirus Influenza A/H3 Bordetella pertussis
Bocavirus Influenza B Chlamydophila pneumoniae
Coronavirus 229E Metapneumovirus Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Coronavirus HKU1 Parainfluenza Virus 1
Coronavirus OC43 Parainfluenza Virus 2
Coronavirus NL63 Parainfluenza Virus 3
Entero Virus Parainfluenza Virus 4
Influenza A Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Influenza A/H1 Rhinovirus
Influenza A/H1-2009

Sample Type and Volume Requirements
Sample type: Nasopharyngeal Swab in viral transport media
Sample volume: 300 μl

Turnaround Time
From the time the sample arrives in the lab, it is our goal to have results back to you within two hours.


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