Certest Biotec, S.L. states that:

All Certest Rapid Test products related to the antigen detection of SARS-CoV-2, are suitable for the detection of the Omicron variant as well as all other previous relevant variants:

  • Alpha variant SARS-CoV-2 VUI 202012/01 (United Kingdom)
  • Beta variant 501Y.V2 (South Africa)
  • Gamma variant GR/501Y.V3 (B.1.1.28) (Brazilian)
  • Delta variant SARS-CoV-2 VUI-21APR-01 (India)
  • GH/452R.V1 (B.1.429)
  • Omicron variant GR/484A.V2 (B.1.1.529) (South Africa)

Related ordering references which include SARS-CoV-2 antigen detection:

  • SC820001PC – Certest SARS-CoV-2 Card
  • SC720001PC – Certest SARS-CoV-2 Blister
  • SZ882001PC – Certest SARS-CoV-2 + Flu A Combo Card
  • SS872001PC – Certest SARS-CoV-2 + Flu A + Flu B Triple Card
  • SV862001PC – Certest SARS-CoV-2 + Flu A + Flu B + RSV Quad Card

Such confirmation has been determined by several analysis carried out at Certest Biotec, S.L. concluding that Certest SARS-CoV-2 Test recognizes the recombinant nucleoproteins of all the different variants analysed.

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