ROCHE ANTIGEN KITS
SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Test
The SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Test is a rapid chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of specific antigens of SARS-CoV-2 present in the human nasopharynx. This test is intended to detect antigen from the SARS-CoV-2 virus in individuals suspected of COVID-19. The test is intended for professional use only.
Test type: Qualitative
Sample Type: Nasopharyngeal swap
Target Antigen: Nucleocapsid (N)
Time to Result: 15 minutes Readout window 15 –30 minutes
Storage: Temperature 2 –30°C/36 –86°F
Stability: test, opened pouch 1 hour once the test has been opened
Control: Positive and negative controls are optional components and can be ordered separately
The test was found to have sensitivity of 96.52% and a specificity of 99.68%. This was determine from a sample cohort of 436 samples from 2 independent study centers.