ePlex Respiratory Panel

ePlex RP

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ePlex - Transforming Multiplex Molecular Testing

Respiratory Pathogen Panel

GenMark’s ePlex Respiratory Pathogen Panel (RP) detects and identifies the most common viral and bacterial organisms associated with upper respiratory infection.

RP Panel

>20 common respiratory pathogens

Validated clinical performance

Rapid, accurate, actionable results

Improve patient outcome

Reduce the cost of care

Influenza is often the first pathogen that comes to mind with a respiratory infection, but many other virus and bacteria have a similar clinical presentation.

Comprehensive detection of the most common viral and bacterial pathogens ensures that each patient is given the most appropriate treatment quicker.

Due to the simplicity of the ePlex system it lends itself perfectly to point of care settings with only 2 minutes hands on time per sample.

Implementing ePlex Can:

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Reduce the time the patient spends in ED or ICU waiting for a result
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Optimise bed management with faster admission and discharge of patients based on results
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Initiate targeted therapy quicker and reduce unnecessary use of antibiotics for viral infections
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Streamline isolation protocols to prevent the spread of infection
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Reduce confirmatory testing to identify the cause of infection

Comprehensive Coverage of the Most Common Respiratory Pathogens

Viral Targets

  • Adenovirus
  • Coronavirus 229E
  • Coronavirus HKU1
  • Coronavirus NL63
  • Coronavirus OC43
  • Middle East Respiratory
  • Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
  • Human Bocavirus
  • Human Metapneumovirus
  • Human Rhinovirus/Enterovirus
  • Influenza A
  • Influenza A H1
  • Influenza A H1-2009
  • Influenza A H3
  • Influenza B
  • Parainfluenza 1
  • Parainfluenza 2
  • Parainfluenza 3
  • Parainfluenza 4
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus A
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus B

Bacterial Targets

  • Bordetella pertussis
  • Chlamydia pneumoniae
  • Legionella pneumophila
  • Mycoplasma pneumoniae

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