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Interim Considerations for Health Departments for SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Homeless Shelters and Encampments

Note: This document is intended to provide considerations on the appropriate use of testing and does not dictate the determination of…

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Scientific Brief: SARS-CoV-2 and Potential Airborne Transmission

The principal mode by which people are infected with SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) is through exposure to respiratory…

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Frequently Asked Questions: Calculating Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RT-PCR Laboratory Test Percent Positivity

To reduce the percent positivity, a community can work to reduce the coronavirus transmission. For a comprehensive list of CDC…

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Interim Guidance for Rapid Antigen Testing for SARS-CoV-2

Note: Antigen tests can be used in a variety of testing strategies to respond to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)…

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Overview of Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

Note: This document is intended to provide guidance on the appropriate use of testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) and does not…

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Interim Considerations for SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Correctional and Detention Facilities

Note:  This document is intended to provide considerations on the appropriate use of testing and does not dictate the determination…

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Table 4. Multiplex Assays Authorized for Simultaneous Detection of Influenza Viruses and SARS-CoV-2 by FDA

High CDC Influenza SARS-CoV-2 (Flu SC2) Multiplex Assay Applied Biosystems 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument Influenza A, Influenza B…

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SARS-CoV-2 Testing Strategy: Considerations for Non-Healthcare Workplaces | COVID-19

Purpose The purpose of this document is to provide employers with strategies for consideration of incorporating testing for SARS-CoV-2, the…

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Evaluation for SARS-CoV-2 Testing in Animals

This guidance is intended to guide decisions and help prioritize situations that may warrant SARS-CoV-2 testing in mammalian animal species…

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Interim Guidance for SARS-CoV-2 Testing in North American Wildlife

​To facilitate decision-making regarding the testing of wildlife for SARS-CoV-2. Source link