Thermo Fisher Scientific obtained FDA emergency use authorization for its TaqPath Zika Virus Kit for use in qualitative detection of Zika virus RNA and diagnosis of Zika infection using human serum and urine. The QuantStudio Dx Real-Time PCR system and the King Fisher Flex system for automated sample extraction make up the complete testing workflow, the company said.
FDA authorizes emergency use of Thermo Fisher's Zika testing kit
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