VIKIA HIV 1/2

VIKIA HIV 1/2

Rapid and simple HIV screening

VIKIA® HIV1/2 is a highly sensitive rapid test for the detection of HIV infection.

  • Detection of serum antibodies to HIV-1 and HIV-2
  • Clear results within 30 minutes
  • User-friendly device
  • WHO prequalified
Brands:Biomerieux
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Description

VIKIA® HIV 1/2 is a CE-marked 3rd generation rapid test based on the immunochromatography technique for the detection of antibodies to Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in human serum, plasma or whole blood.

High sensitivity and specificity

SPECIFICITY
(2100 samples)
SENSITIVITY
(726 samples)
Plasma or Serum 99.71% 99,59%
Whole blood 99.95% 99,86%

User-friendly test device

  • Usable anywhere: no water or electricity needed
  • Stable between 4 and 30°C for easy storage
  • Sealed single-test pouch including test device, pipette and buffer dropper for whole blood samples
  • Results within 30 minutes
  • Internal control included in each test
  • Easy test interpretation

Reliable product supply

  • Extensive distribution network, with subsidiaries and distributors in over 150 countries
  • Manufacturing site specifically dedicated to rapid tests for greater flexibility
Technical specifications for VIKIA® HIV 1/2
Reference 31112
Tests / kit 25

Each kit contains:
- 25 pouches including 1 ready-to-use test device, 1 desiccant and 1 dropper for serum/plasma
- 1 buffer
- Information for use

Time to result 30 minutes
Sample type Whole blood (venous or finger prick), serum, plasma
Sample volume 75 µl
Shelf-life 23 months
Storage temperature +4°C to +30°C (i.e. refrigerator or room temperature)