The Sofia SARS Antigen Fia (Fluorescent Immunoassay) uses advanced immunofluorescence-based lateral flow technology in a sandwich design for the qualitative detection of nucleocapsid protein from SARS-CoV-2.
The Sofia SARS Antigen Fia, with the Sofia 2 and Sofia analyzers, provides automated and objective results in 15 minutes, allowing for testing of patients suspected of COVID-19/2019-nCoV in near-patient testing environments.
- Time to results: 15 minutes
- Specimen: direct nasal/nasopharyngeal swabs
- Storage temperature: (15°C to 35°C / 59°F to 86°F)
- Shelf life: 24 months from date of manufacture
The Sofia SARS Antigen Fia Test is manufactured by Quidel and was approved by Health Canada on 2020-10-26.
Sofia SARS Antigen Fia Test for Your WorkPlace
If your company or organization is interested in rapid testing solutions, contact us today for help procuring the Sofia SARS Antigen Fia Test or other rapid tests approved by Health Canada. Our team at Rapid Test & Trace Canada can also assist with implementing a rapid testing program to protect your workplace from the risks of COVID-19.