• Vol. 50 No. 4, 369–370
  • 15 April 2021

Evaluation of the QIAstat-Dx Respiratory SARS-CoV-2 Panel for early diagnosis of COVID-19


An effective response to the SARS-CoV-2 that has caused the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic1 requires rapid and accurate diagnostic testing. We evaluate the QIAstat-Dx® Respiratory SARS-CoV-2 Panel—a multiplex real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) assay—against an E-gene RT-PCR assay2 that successfully identified cases at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in Singapore.

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