The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) RNA Detection Kit (2019-nCoV) manufactured by Da An Gene Co., Ltd. of Sun Yat-sen University is available for purchase through the Division of Supplies The product is offered at a price based on FCA. US $ 400.00 per kit. The price does not include an extraction kit that must be purchased separately.
The RNA detection kit (PCR_ PCR-Fluorescence Probing) CoV-19 is used for the qualitative in vitro detection of the genes (2019-nCoV) ORF1ab and N in throat swabs, sputum samples from patients with suspected pneumonia infected by the new coronavirus, suspected clustering cases and others that need a diagnosis or differential diagnosis for the new coronavirus.
One of the following RNA extraction or purification reagents is required to run the test:
- Products YHXB No. 20170583, YHXB No. 20150302 manufactured by DAAN.
- QIAamp Viral RNA Mini Kit, 52906 from QIAGEN (available for purchase from UNICEF as catalogue number S0003893)
The following PCR equipment with corresponding software supports the test:
- ABI PRISM® 7500 SDS,
- LightCycler480 II.
Storage and stability conditions:
-20 ° C ± 5 ° C.