Co-detection of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Virus and Other Respiratory Pathogens
Published Date:Dec 2010
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 16(12):1976-1978.
Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype
Molecular Diagnostic Testing
Polymerase Chain Reaction
Reagent Kits, Diagnostic
Respiratory Tract Infections
Description:From May through October 2009, a total of 10,624 clinical samples from 23 US states were screened for multiple respiratory pathogen gene targets. Of 3,110 (29.3%) samples positive for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus, 28% contained ≥ 1 other pathogen, most commonly Staphylococcus aureus (14.7%), Streptococcus pneumoniae (10.2%), and Haemophilus influenzae (3.5%).
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