Orient Gene (Healgen) Coronavirus Rapid Antigen Test

£200.00

20 tests

SKU: BSV-GCCOV-502a

The Coronavirus Rapid Antigen (Orient Gene Healgen) Test is an in vitro immunochromatographic assay for the qualitative detection of the Nucleocapsid Protein antigen from SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal swab specimens directly or after the swabs have been added to viral transport media from individuals who are suspected of COVID-19. It’s intended to aid in the rapid diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infections – results available within 15 minutes!

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Sample Type: Nasopharyngeal swab
Sensitivity: 96.72%
Specificity: 99.22%
Accuracy: 98.74%
Duration: A qualitative result can be read after 15 minutes

Materials Provided

20 test cassettes
20 sterile swabs
20 extraction tubes and dropper tips
1 workstation
2 buffers
1 package insert

Storage: The kit can be stored at room temperature or refrigerated (2-30°C).

Specimen Collection & Sample Preparation

1. Insert swab into nostril of patient and rotate around the surface of the posterior nasopharynx.
2. Insert the extraction tube into the workstation.
3. Add 0.3 mL (10 drops) of the sample extraction buffer into the extraction tube.
4. Insert the swab into the extraction tube and roll it within the buffer at least 6 times .
5. Leave the swab in the extraction tube for 1 minute.
6. Squeeze the tube several times with fingers from the outside to immerse the swab.
7. Remove the swab and fit the dropper tip with filter on top the extraction tube tightly.

Test Procedure & Results Interpretation – Read here for more information