Research groups around the world are racing to develop diagnostic tests and vaccines to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The use of established methods is accelerating this process. While PCR is being used as a molecular assay to detect SARS-CoV-2 in patient samples, assays like ELISA are being used to evaluate the efficacy and safety of COVID-19 vaccines. In this eBook, learn more about how these techniques are being used and the latest advancements in COVID-19 diagnostic tests and vaccines.
In this eBook you will learn:
- Advantages of using qPCR for clinical assays
- Recent developments in COVID-19 diagnostic testing
- Methods used to evaluate the efficacy and safety of vaccines
- Current COVID-19 vaccine efforts