Table 1B

WHO-endorsed commercial assays for emergency use

TestDetailsWeb link
Genesig Real-Time PCR Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Primerdesign, UK)Open system suitable for laboratories with moderate sample testing capacity https://www.who.int/diagnostics_laboratory/eul_0489_185_00_path_covid19_ce_ivd_ifu_issue_2.0.pdf?ua=1
Cobas SARS-CoV-2 for use on the cobas 6800/8800 Systems (Roche,USA)Closed system assay for larger laboratories https://www.who.int/diagnostics_laboratory/eul_0504-046-00_cobas_sars_cov2_qualitative_assay_ifu.pdf?ua=1