he Afinion™ AS100 Analyzer is designed to enable quick and easy on-the-spot testing, regardless of the sample type, which may be whole blood, plasma or urine, and to deliver accurate results during patient consultation for improved patient management.
The Analyzer and test cartridges have been precision engineered with each test cartridge containing an integrated sample collection device and all necessary reagents for one single analysis.
Currently the following tests are available:
HbA1c for monitoring of diabetic control and increasingly disease diagnosis
Albumin/Creatinine Ratio (ACR) urine test for assessing degree of diabetic renal complications
C-Reactive Protein (CRP) test for differentiation between bacterial and viral infections and whether antibiotic treatment is merited
A Lipid Panel for cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk assessment monitoring of infections and non-infectious inflammatory disease