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Products: Alethia HSV 1&2
  Alethia HSV 1&2 / illumigene HSV 1&2 by Meridian Bioscience
Alethia HSV 1&2 Molecular assay for the detection of Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) 1&2.
This innovative molecular test is simple to use, provides highly sensitive and specific rapid results and differentiates between HSV 1&2. Provides results in less than 1 hour for optimal patient management.

Product Details
Meridian illumigene Catalog #:
Meridian Alethia Catalog #:
Kit Size 25 HSV-1 Tests
25 HSV-2 Tests
Shelf Life from date of manufacture 18 Months
Storage Requirements 2°- 30° C/External Controls 2°- 8° C
Specimen Type Cutaneous and mucocutaneous lesions
Assay Format Isothermal DNA amplification
CE Marked Yes
HSV-1 Sensitivity Cutaneous: 94.1%
Mucocutaneous: 95.0%
HSV-2 Sensitivity Cutaneous: 100%
Mucocutaneous: 98.6%
HSV-1 Specificity Cutaneous: 97.2%
Mucocutaneous: 94.9%
HSV-2 Specificity Cutaneous: 95.1%
Mucocutaneous: 95.6%
Hazardous No
Country of Origin USA
Available Within/Outside USA European Union
Suggested CPT Code 87529 (x2)
Results Interpretation Negative = No turbidity
Positive = Turbidity