Alere™ Influenza A & B Test

Posted by admin on April 28th, 2014


The Alere™ Influenza A & B Test is an in-vitroimmunochromatographic assay for the qualitative detection of influenza A and B nucleoprotein antigens in nasal swab specimens collected from symptomatic patients. It is intended to aid in the rapid differential diagnosis of influenza A and B viral infections.

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Product exclusively available for export to select markets.

SKU: 412-000 Category:




The CLIA waived Alere Influenza A & B Test provides timely and accurate Influenza results to ensure your patients receive appropriate care as early as possible.

  • Fast: Results available in just 10 minutes
  • Reliable: Provides accurate results and includes internal controls
  • Easy: Minimal hands-on time, with just a simple nasal swab
  • Clear: Provides clear results that are easy to read



  • Method: Lateral Flow
  • Time to Result: 10 minutes
  • Storage: 2 – 30°C
  • Sensitivity: Flu A 93.8%; Flu B 77.4%
  • Specificity: Flu A 95.8%; Flu B 98%
  • CLIA status: Waived
  • Sample Type: Nasal swab
  • Kit Size: 25 tests
  • Kit Contents:
    – 25 Test Packs including test strip, coated reaction tube, workstation
    – 25 Reagent 1 (R1) vials
    – 25 Sterile Nasal Swabs
    – Positive control swab (Inactivated Influenza A&B)
    – Negative control swab (Inactivated Strep A)
    – Product Insert
    – Procedure Card