Laboratory Alert: Safety letter about the Thermo Fisher Scientific TaqPath COVID-19 Combo Kit

Attention: Clinical Laboratories Please share this announcement with: Medical Director, Laboratory Services Administrative Director and Manager(s), Laboratory Services Posted 08.18.2020 by: Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) | Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) On August 17, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug…

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Laboratory Alert: new COVID antigen testing guidance

Attention: Clinical Laboratories Please share this announcement with: Medical Director, Laboratory Services Administrative Director and Manager(s), Laboratory Services Posted 08.16.2020 by: Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) | Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) CDC recently issued new antigen testing guidance for evaluating and…

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Laboratory Alert: COVID testing false negative/false positive results

Attention: Clinical Laboratories Please share this announcement with: Medical Director, Laboratory Services Administrative Director and Manager(s), Laboratory Services Posted 08.16.2020 by: Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) | Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CSELS) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) For laboratories using any Emergency Use Authorization (EUA)…

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