The flu or influenza is one of the most common diseases of the human respiratory tract. Both terms denote the highly contagious infectious disease with influenza viruses, which is already highly contagious due to the smallest droplet quantities.
The BIOMED combined test enables the determination of the two most common and dangerous influenza viruses, type A and B. Influenza A type is spread all over the world and mutates constantly. The influenza B virus can also cause severe respiratory diseases in humans. The type C virus is rarely the cause of influenza diseases.