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SureSwab®, Herpes Simplex Virus, Type 1 and 2 mRNA,TMA - The SureSwab®, HSV Type 1/2 mRNA, TMA assay is intended for use as an aid in the diagnosis of HSV-1 and/or HSV-2 infections in symptomatic male and female patients. The assay is not validated for cerebral spinal fluid samples or for use in prenatal screening.Is the quest assay CLIA approved?
This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes. This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.What is questquest diagnostics?
Quest Diagnostics is the lab company screening, scheduling appointments, processing the samples and delivering results to those tested at our drive-through and curbside testing sites. For HHS supported community events, HHS will contract with eTrueNorth to conduct the testing in Walmart parking lots.How do you transport a swab to a lab?
Immediately place the swab into the transport tube so that the tip of the swab is visible below the tube label. Carefully break the swab shaft at the score line against the side of the tube and discard the top portion of the swab shaft. Tightly screw the cap onto the tube.