SHIELD FAQ - Are the covidSHIELD tests able to detect variants? And if so, which ones?


Yes. The covidSHIELD test can detect all known variants. That ability is monitored rigorously by Thermo-Fischer, which produces the part of the test used to identify SARS-CoV-2.

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Created:2021-06-28 17:18 CDTUpdated:2021-06-28 17:23 CDT
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