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Antigen Test Kits

What is an Antigen Test

  • The COVID Antigen test is capable of identifying COVID-19 in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients in as little as 15 minutes.

  • The COVID Antigen test provides immediate detectability of COVID-19 antibody (test line T) and goat anti-mouse IgG (control line C) immobilized on a nitrocellulose strip.

  • The COVID Antigen test is similar to performing a rapid strep or flu test and is currently validated for nasopharyngeal samples.

How do Antigen Tests work?

  • Sample collection: Specimen can be collected via Nasal Swab or Saliva Collection

  • Detection: Chemicals fragment the virus and then antibodies attached to a test plate detect these fragments

  • What the test tells you: If you are infected now. This is why such tests are best used to identify currently infected people.

*** This test kit is a clinically-assisted diagnosis and provides only a preliminary test result for COVID-19 infection.