Enterovirus Samples

Enterovirus Type 68 and 71 are two forms of enteroviruses, which is a group of single strand RNA viruses which also includes coxsackievirus and echovirus. Enterovirus Type 68 causes respiratory illness that ranges from asymptomatic to debilitating respiratory illness. Some researchers have implicated Enterovirus Type 68 in isolated cases of acute flaccid myelitis.

Due to the recent upswing in the number of occurrences of Enterovirus Type 68 in recent years, Zeptometrix offers a variety of Enterovirus culture fluid samples for nucleic acid / molecular testing, limit of detection studies, cross-reactivity studies, and other viral based assays.

All Enterovirus samples are Biosafety Level 2 organisms and should be handled with universal precautions as they are live and infectious.

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