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NEW YORK – P23 Labs has received Emergency Use Authorization for its coronavirus PCR test from the US Food and Drug Administration.

The TaqPath SARS-CoV-2 test is authorized for use with oropharyngeal, nasopharyngeal, anterior nasal, and mid-turbinate nasal swabs, as well as nasopharyngeal wash, nasal aspirate specimens, and bronchoalveolar lavage samples. In addition, it can use saliva samples collected using OraSure Technologies' Omnigene Oral OM-505 saliva collection device.

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Oct
09
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As cases of COVID-19 continued to grow this spring and summer in the US, so too did the number of Emergency Use Authorizations from the FDA for clinical diagnostic tests aimed at detecting current and past infections.