Funding for this research was provided by:
Wellcome (WT 2055214/Z/16/Z)
National Institute for Health Research (Cambridge BRC grant)
Received: 7 October 2020
Accepted: 4 January 2021
First Online: 11 January 2021
Ethical approval and consent to participate
: The <i>TaqMan multi-pathogen array</i> has been adopted as a routine clinical service in our institution following a previous evaluation study [CitationRef removed]. The use of discard samples surplus to that required for clinical testing, and anonymised data review were conducted under the consent waiver granted by Leeds West NHS Research Ethics Committee (ref: 20/YH/0152).
: All authors read and approved the final version for publication.
: The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.