Instructions for laboratory training and qualification

The training and proficiency Kit for Fluorognost HIV-1 IFA is available to qualified customers upon request.

It contains a training manual (see outline below), a 18 member proficiency panel, and a one time complementary 25 test kit.

Upon successful completion of the training unit and passing the reading of the 18 member panel * ,the participating lab is entitled to purchase and perform the assay.

FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA Training Seminar - now available online!

* Results should be emailed to support@sanochem.com or faxed to (01) 203-564 1580.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR LABORATORY TRAINING AND QUALIFICATION

HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS TYPE 1 (HIV-1)

FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA™

A qualitative Immunofluorescence Confirmation Assay for detection of antibodies to HIV-1 in human serum, plasma and dry blood spots (DBS)

Section A: Training and Reader Qualification
I. The purpose and nature of the qualification procedure
II. The Fluorognost HIV-1 IFA primer set for novice users
III. The preparatory paper exam proficiency test
IV. Laboratory testing of the proficiency panel

Section B: Product Insert

Section C: Interpretation Guide
I. Introduction
II. Summary of Fluorognost HIV-1 IFA Interpretation
III. Photographic Portfolio of IFA Interpretations
1. Negative Serum Control
2. Positive Serum Control
3. Positive FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA Interpretations
4. Negative FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA Interpretations
5. Indeterminate FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA Interpretations
6. Positive FLUOROGNOST HIV-1 IFA Interpretations in the presence of non-specific fluorescent staining

Section D: Proficiency Test
I. Introduction
II. Proficiency Panel
III. Proficiency Test Worksheets

Write to support@sanochem.com to request copy of training manual