Isolation of viral RNA

Kits from Macherey-Nagel

As well for isolation of viral RNA of SARS-CoV-2 RNA inclusive protocols.

COVID-19 outbreak

The current Coronavirus outbreak is a concern and a challenge to all of us. In order to support research and diagnostic labs around the world in establishing detection workflows, Macherey Nagel has assembled protocol recommendations for the use of our viral nucleic acid extraction kits with respiratory samples. The protocols have been created in compliance with the WHO and CDC recommendations for sample collection, storage and preparation. >> Please find the guidelines here.

The following WHO reference laboratory protocols are using following kits for isolation of SARS-CoV-2 RNA:

WHO reference laboratory Kit Protocol link
Institute Pasteur Paris
(Paris, France)

NucleoSpin Dx Virus
(REF 740895.50)


National Institute of Health
(Nonthaburi, Thailand)

NucleoSpin RNA Virus
(740956.50 / .250)