This product is suitable for the qualitative detection of a novel coronavirus in sputum samples. It provides an aid in the diagnosis of infection with the novel coronavirus.
The novel coronaviruses belong to the β genus. COVID-19 is an acute respiratory infectious disease. Based on the current epidemiological investigation, the incubation period is 1 to 14 days, but average 3 to 7 days. Asymptomatic virus carriers can also be infectious sources.
The main symptoms include fever, fatigue and a dry cough. In addition, you might experience nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat, and/or diarrhea.
The detection kit includes
Sample Extraction Tube
How to perform NASAL test
How to perform SPUTUM test
STORAGE AND STABILITY
Store the product package at temperatures 2-30°C or 38-86°F
Avoid exposure to sunlight.
The kit is stable within the expiration date printed on the labeling.
Once an aluminum foil pouch is opened, the test card should be used within one hour.
Prolonged exposure to hot and humid environments may cause inaccurate results.
The lot number and the expiration date are printed on the labeling.
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
Read the instructions for use carefully before using this product.
This product is for professional use.
Sputum rather than saliva is the type of sample recommended by WHO.
Sputum comes from the respiratory tract while saliva comes from the mouth.
Please make sure that the proper amount of sample is added for testing.
Too much or too little sample amount may cause inaccurate results.
If the test- or control-line is not visible in the result window, the test result is invalid – retests the sample with another test card.
This product is disposable. DO NOT recycle used components.
Dispose of used products, samples, and other consumables as medical wastes under relevant regulations.