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|
Sample Type and Volume Requirements
Sample type: Nasopharyngeal Swab in viral transport media
Sample volume: 300 μl
From the time the sample arrives in the lab, it is our goal to have results back to you within two hours.