Covid-19 Antibody Rapid Serology Test by Americal Screening

Covid-19 Antibody Rapid Serology Test by Americal Screening


  • Post By : Kumar Jeetendra

  • Source: American Screening

  • Date: 06 Aug,2020

American Idol, Shreveport, La, has included a covid-19 IgG/IgM rapid test to its inventory. The in vitro immunoassay, that has been allowed emergency use authorization (EUA) from the FDA, is created for the qualitative and direct discovery of anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgM and anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG in human whole blood, serum, or plasma. The test is simple to administer and delivers results in about 15 minutes and has shown a high degree of accuracy.

“Our team has worked tirelessly during the pandemic to minimize supply chain disruptions and maintain essential products in stock while at the same time adding new items. By making the covid-19 IgG/IgM rapid evaluation available in our shop, we’re proudly leading to the struggle against this disease and supporting efforts to solve the public health catastrophe to the best of our ability,” American Screening says.

The evaluation is intended to supply qualitative detection and distinction of IgM and IgG antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in human venous whole blood, serum, or plasma. Healthcare professionals can use it as an aid in identifying individuals with an adaptive immune response to covid-19, which might indicate a recent or past infection. Clinical evaluation has shown the test to be extremely accurate. For IgM detection, the overall confidence interval is 95 percent, while relative sensitivity, comparative specificity, and total arrangement are 93.7%, 99.1%, and 97.7%, respectively. The confidence interval is the same for IgG detection, whereas the respective amounts for relative sensitivity, relative specificity, and overall agreement are 98.8%, 98.7%, and 98.7 percent.

Because this quick and precise test doesn’t need additional equipment, it is acceptable for application in points of maintenance. American Screening is keen to highlight that the item was created exclusively for professional usage, and its own emergency endorsement grants consent only to labs with a moderate or higher complexity license extended under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulations.

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