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List of Certified COVID-19 Antigen kits in Nepal

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The National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL) has updated the list of Certified COVID-19 Antigen kits in Nepal. Following COVID-19 Antigen kits are approved for the testing of COVID-19 as per the protocol of COVID-19 testing in Nepal.

List of WHO-EUL certified COVID-19 antigen kits *(Updated date: 2078-01-14)”

S.No.Kit NameManufacturerListed DateTechnique applied
SD Biosensor,z2077-07-05Visual read, ICA
2Panbio COVID-19 Ag Rapid (Nasopharyngeal)Abbott Rapid Diagnostics Jena GmbH2078-07-05Visual read, ICA
3Panbio COVID-19 Ag Rapid (Nasal)Abbott Rapid Diagnostics Jena GmbH2077-1-14Visual read, ICA
4Sure Status COVID-19 Antigen Card TestPremier Medical Corporation Private Limited2077-12-10Visual read, ICA

List of US-FDA-EUA certified COVID-19 antigen kits *(Updated date: 2077-01-14)”

S. No.Kit nameManufacturerListed DateTechnique Applied
1CareStart COVID-19 Antigen testAccess Bio, Inc.2077-07-05Visual read, ICA
2Sofia 2 Flu + SARS Antigen FIAQuidel Corporation2077-07-05Instrument read, FIA
3BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag CardAbbott Diagnostics Scarborough, Inc.2077-07-05Visual read, ICA
4LumiraDx SARS-CoV-2 Ag TestLumiraDx UK Ltd.2077-07-05Instrument read,microfluidic FIA
5BD Veritor System for Rapid
Detection of SARS-CoV-2
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD)2077-07-05Instrument read, MIA
6Sofia SARS Antigen FIAQuidel Corporation2077-07-05Instrument read, MIA
7Sampinute COVID-19 Antigen MIACelltrion USA, Inc.2077-08-24Instrument read, MIA
8Quidel’s Quickvue SARS Antigen KitsQuidel Corporation2077-09-15Visual read, ICA
9Status COVID-19/FluPrinceton BioMeditech Corp.2077-12-10Visual read, ICA
10Celltrion DiaTrust COVID-19 Ag Rapid TestCelltrion USA, Inc.2078-01-14Visual read, ICA
11Omnia SARS-CoV-2 Antigen TestQorvo Biotechnologies, LLC2078-01-14Instrument read, BAW, Biosensor
12LIAISON SARS-CoV-2 AgDiaSorin, Inc.2078-01-14Instrument read,CLIA
13BD Veritor System for Rapid Detection of SARS-CoV-2 & Flu A+BBecton, Dickinson and Company (BD)2078-01-14Instrument read, Chromatographic Digital Immunoassay
14VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Reagent PackOrtho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc.2078-01-14Instrument read,CLIA
15Simoa SARS-CoV-2 N Protein Antigen TestQuanterix Corporation2078-01-14Instrument read, Paramagnetic Microbead-based Immunoassay
16Clip COVID Rapid Antigen TestLuminostics, Inc.2078-01-14Instrument read, Lateral flow immunoluminescent assay

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*Note: Subject to change. Revision will be updated in NPHL website.

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