TABLE 1

Pathogens included in this study

RP panel targetNo. of results
Found in clinical specimensPCR+/RPPCR/RP+
Viral
    Adenovirus394
    Coronavirus
        229E711
        HKU1121
        NL6371
        OC43911
        MERS coronavirus
    Human bocavirus2731
    Human metapneumovirus283
    Human rhinovirus/enterovirusa134b2c6a
    Influenza virus
        Influenza A1d
            H15
            2009 H1N1181e
            H317
        Influenza B20
    Parainfluenza virus
        Type 111
        Type 2121
        Type 315
        Type 422
    Respiratory syncytial virus13d
        Type A43
        Type B24
Bacterial
    Bordetella pertussis6
    Chlamydophila pneumoniae0
    Legionella pneumophila6
    Mycoplasma pneumoniae8
  • a No differentiation possible between rhinovirus and enterovirus.

  • b One hundred seven rhinoviruses and 27 enteroviruses found by routine testing.

  • c Both rhinovirus.

  • d No further subtyping performed.

  • e In the laboratory-developed test detected as influenza A virus.