TABLE 1.

Assignment of virus types and subtypes to individual microbeads for detection by the Luminex x-MAP system

VirusBead no.a
Influenza A1
Influenza A subtype H12
Influenza A subtype H33
Influenza A subtype H54
Influenza B5
RSV type A6 and 7
RSV type B6 and 8
MPV9
Rhinovirus10
Enterovirus11
Parainfluenza type 112
Parainfluenza type 213
Parainfluenza type 314
Parainfluenza type 415
SARS-CoV16
CoV 229E17
CoV OC4318
CoV NL6319
CoV HKU120
Adenovirus21
  • a Bead 6 is a common RSV bead detecting both RSV type A and RSV type B. Bead 7 identifies RSV type A, and bead 8 identifies RSV type B.