Hong Kong Med J 2010;16(Suppl 4):S34-6
Simultaneous detection of SARS coronavirus and influenza A viruses using real-time polymerase chain reaction
WH Seto
Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
1. Simultaneous detection of SARS-CoV and influenza A virus is described.
2. The rapid diagnostic method is less expensive than other methods.
3. Automation of molecular diagnosis is possible.