GSD NovaType Select is a group of RT-PCR assays to discriminate variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. This assay family provides the opportunity to assemble a customized RT-PCR assay mutation panel from a selection of primers and probes.
Gold Standard Diagnostics Europe is pleased to announce the launch of the following products:
GSD NovaType Select P681R SARS-CoV-2
These mutations represent new threats in the pandemic situation: P681R, present in Delta variant, is associated with increased infectivity; P681H, present in Mu variant, is potentially responsible for faster transmission; F490S, present in Lambda variant, is related to higher infectivity and it is more resistance to neutralizing bodies compared to other variants.
Mutations associated with variants detected by NovaType Select kits:
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