Clearview® Malaria Combo

Posted by admin on May 14th, 2014


The Clearview® Malaria Combo is a simple and rapid qualitative method for testing, in vitro, the presence of Plasmodium falciparum(P.f), Plasmodium vivax (P.v.), Plasmodium malariae (P.m) andPlasmodium ovale (P.o.) antigens in whole blood, providing results in 15 minutes.

Product exclusively available for export to select markets.

SKU: CMC-001 Category:



  • Sensitive: The Clearview Malaria® Combo detects HRP-2 and P.aldolase and can differentiate a potentially deadly P.f. infection from an infection caused by other malarial parasites
  • Rapid: The test yields results in 15 minutes
  • Cost effective: By delivering quick and accurate results, RDTs can help improve the quality of patient care and reduce overprescription of anti-malaria drugs
  • Easy to use: The Clearview® Malaria Combo uses venous or capillary whole blood and requires no additional instruments, microscopy, or laboratory infrastructure


  • Sensitivity for Non-P.f. malaria: 91.4%
  • Sensitivity for P.f. malaria: 96.0%
  • Overall specificity: 99.7%
  • Method: Lateral Flow
  • Sample Size: 5μL
  • Sample Type: Whole blood
  • Storage: 4°C – 40°C
  • Shelf Life: 24 months


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