Detection of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus by PCR<<Return to Laboratory
Gamma-irradiated (inactivated) MERS-CoV RNA is sent to participating laboratories to ascertain their ability to detect the virus.
Detection of MERS-CoV by PCR.
Provincial public health laboratories that provide testing for MERS-CoV detection.
Participating laboratories are assigned a numerical code known only to that laboratory and NML. Cumulative results summaries display results by numerical codes only. Participant contact information is not shared with other participants.
Contact Dr. Nathalie Bastien (email@example.com) at the NML Influenza, Respiratory Viruses and Coronavirus Section.