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SARS-CoV-2

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Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus

Designed with 3 gene targets for a rapid, robust detection of SARS-CoV-2.

Xpert<sup>®</sup> Xpress CoV-2 <em>plus</em>

The Need


  • Rapidly detect SARS-CoV-2, including emerging variants, to provide timely, effective triage
  • Increase workflow efficiencies with minimal hands-on time

The Solution


The NEW Xpert Xpress CoV-2 plus test provides:

  • Fast and accurate results in as early as 20 minutes*
  • Three gene targets for SARS-CoV-2 as well as an optimization of N2 probes to enable more reliable virus detection
  • Rapid sample-to-answer testing with actionable results from a single sample

The Impact


  • Offers healthcare providers lab-quality results in a test that can be performed at the point of care
  • Supports clinicians with broader coverage for SARS-CoV-2 variants with a three-gene design
  • Enables hospitals to effectively manage limited resources with our single-cartridge technology and easy-to-use workflow

This test has not been FDA cleared or approved. This test has been authorized by FDA under an EUA for use by authorized laboratories. This test has been authorized only for the detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2, and not for any other viruses or pathogens. This test is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostic tests for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb-3(b)(1), unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner.

*With early assay termination for positives, otherwise, the full test runtime is 30 minutes.

Ordering Info


Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus

Number of Tests: 10  

Catalog #: XP3SARS-COV2-10

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How is the Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus product different from the existing Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2 product?

2. What sample types and collection devices can be used with Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus?

3. What are my options for Viral Transport Media for Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus?

4. What external quality control (QC) material options are available for Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus?

5. Do you have any guidelines for verification studies of the Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus test?

6. What are my options for obtaining the ADF or the Package Insert for my Xpert® Xpress CoV-2 plus test?

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