The FilmArray NGDS Warrior Panel is a qualitative, multiplexed, nucleic acid-based in vitro diagnostic test intended for use with the FilmArray 2.0 system. The FilmAarry NGDS Warrior Panel detects and identifies Ebola virus and Marburg virus nucleic acids directly from human whole blood (EDTA). The FilmArray NGDS Warrior Panel is intended to test individuals with signs and symptoms of infection from biothreat agents and individuals who are at risk for exposure or may have been exposed to these agents.
FilmArray NGDS Warrior Panel Testing
Collect a minimum of 200uL in a sterile EDTA tube.
Consultation with district epidemiologist required prior to submission.
Whole blood can be maintained at refrigerated temperature (2-8°C) during transit.
Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
- GPHL Apollo Web Portal
- For manual orders, download the
- Missing testing requisition form
- Missing minimum of 2 patient identifiers
- Improper labeling
- Specimen damaged, broken, or leaked in transit
- Improper storage/transport of specimen
- No specimen received (empty collection tube).
- Wrong specimen type
- Low volume (< 200uL)
- Culture isolates
- Environmental samples
1-2 business days
Turnaround times may be affected by the scale of the event.
LRNT125 (Order code: BTC07100)
This test will only be used in response to a biothreat event. Requestor must contact GPHL at 1-866-PUB-HLTH (1-866-782-4584) prior to submitting specimens for testing.