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2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Real-time rRT-PCR Panel Primers and Probes

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  1. These procedures and/or reagents derived thereof are intended to be used for the purposes of respiratory virus surveillance and research. The procedures and reagents derived thereof may not be used directly in human subjects. The recipient agrees to use the procedures and/or reagents in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
  2. The procedures and reagents derived thereof are intended for public health surveillance and evaluation purposes. CDC does not support the use of the reagents and protocols for commercial purposes. Non-exclusive license agreements for their use in commercial product development can be obtained from the US government. Please contact the Technology Transfer Office (TTO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), if information is desired concerning the present status of this invention or how to license these procedures and/or reagents and/or patents covering these procedures and/or reagents.
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2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Real-time rRT-PCR Panel Primers and Probes
Name Description Oligonucleotide Sequence (5’>3’) Label1 Working
2019-nCoV_N1-F 2019-nCoV_N1 Forward Primer 5’-GAC CCC AAA ATC AGC GAA AT-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N1-R 2019-nCoV_N1 Reverse Primer 5’-TCT GGT TAC TGC CAG TTG AAT CTG-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N1-P 2019-nCoV_N1 Probe 5’-FAM-ACC CCG CAT TAC GTT TGG TGG ACC-BHQ1-3’ FAM, BHQ-1 5 µM
2019-nCoV_N2-F 2019-nCoV_N2 Forward Primer 5’-TTA CAA ACA TTG GCC GCA AA-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N2-R 2019-nCoV_N2 Reverse Primer 5’-GCG CGA CAT TCC GAA GAA-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N2-P 2019-nCoV_N2 Probe 5’-FAM-ACA ATT TGC CCC CAG CGC TTC AG-BHQ1-3’ FAM, BHQ-1 5 µM
2019-nCoV_N3-F 2019-nCoV_N3 Forward Primer 5’-GGG AGC CTT GAA TAC ACC AAA A-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N3-R 2019-nCoV_N3 Reverse Primer 5’-TGT AGC ACG ATT GCA GCA TTG-3’ None 20 µM
2019-nCoV_N3-P 2019-nCoV_N3 Probe 5’-FAM-AYC ACA TTG GCA CCC GCA ATC CTG-BHQ1-3’ FAM, BHQ-1 5 µM
RP-F RNAse P Forward Primer 5’-AGA TTT GGA CCT GCG AGC G-3’ None 20 µM
RP-R RNAse P Reverse Primer 5’-GAG CGG CTG TCT CCA CAA GT-3’ None 20 µM