TABLE 2

FDA-cleared and CLIA-waived respiratory virus NAATs

ManufacturerProductPlatform/instrumentApproved specimen type(s)a
AbbottAlere i Influenza A&B 2Alere i (ID NOW)NS direct, NPS direct, NS, NPS
AbbottAlere i Influenza RSVAlere i (ID NOW)NPS direct, NPS
BioFire DiagnosticsBioFire FilmArray respiratory panel EZBioFire FilmArrayNPS
CepheidXpert Xpress FluGeneXpert XpressNS, NPS
CepheidXpert Xpress Flu/RSVGeneXpert XpressNS, NPS
Mesa Biotech, Inc.Accula Flu A/Flu BAccula DockNS
Mesa Biotech, Inc.Accula RSVAccula DockNS
Rochecobas Liat Influenza A/B assaycobas LiatNPS
Rochecobas Liat Influenza A/B & RSV assaycobas LiatNPS
Sekisui DiagnosticsSilaris Influenza A&B testSilaris DockNS direct
  • a NPS, nasopharyngeal swab; NS, nasal swab.