IDEXX SARS-CoV-2 RealPCR Test: Positive cases

Q: Has IDEXX detected a positive in any patients with the IDEXX SARS-CoV-2 RealPCR Test?

A: Yes, in a limited number of cases. Positive results are confirmed internally in triplicate using the IDEXX test as well as three United States Centers for Disease Control (US CDC) assays. Positives have been confirmed by independent testing by the United States Department of Agriculture National Veterinary Services Laboratories (USDA-NVSL).

Date positive PCR result detected Species Location Clinical signs present? Known exposure to an infected human?
May 22, 2020 Feline Illinois, USA x x
May 28, 2020 Feline Minnesota, USA x x
July 1, 2020 Canine Texas, USA   x
July 28, 2020 Canine Louisiana, USA   x
August 14, 2020 Feline Maryland, USA x x
August 19, 2020 Feline California, USA x x
August 21, 2020 Feline Louisiana, USA x x
November 25, 2020 Feline Texas, USA x x
November 25, 2020 Canine Florida, USA x x
November 25, 2020 Feline Wisconsin, USA x x
December 3, 2020 Canine Pennsylvania, USA x x
December 24, 2020 Feline Florida, USA x x
December 29, 2020 Feline California, USA x x
January 12, 2021 Tiger Sweden x x
January 13, 2021 Tiger Sweden x x
January 13, 2021 Lion Sweden x x
January 14, 2021 Feline Arkansas, USA x x
January 15, 2021 Tiger Minnesota, USA x x
January 18, 2021 Canine California, USA   x
January 25, 2021 Canine Florida, USA x x
January 27, 2021 Canine Iowa, USA x x
January 29, 2021 Feline Alabama, USA x x
February 2, 2021 Feline Florida, USA x x
February 3, 2021 Feline Texas, USA x x
February 3, 2021 Feline California, USA x x
February 8, 2021 Feline Arizona, USA x x
February 8, 2021 Feline Connecticut, USA x x
February 12, 2021 Feline Illinois, USA x x
March 9, 2021 Canine Connecticut, USA x x
March 12, 2021 Feline New Jersey, USA x x

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