InteliSwab® Detects
the Omicron BA.2, BA.2.12.1, BA.3
and BA.5 Subvariants

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FDA Accepts Data for Variant Detection

Studies have been conducted using live SARS-CoV-2 virus at independent laboratories which showed detection of the below variants of concern.

Variant Detected
Alpha B.1.1.7 OK
Beta B.1.351 OK
Gamma P.1 OK
Delta B.1.617.2 OK
Omicron B.1.1.529, BA.1, BA.2, BA.2.12.1, BA.3 & BA.5 OK

 

InteliSwab® detects the Omicron BA.2, BA.2.12.1, BA.3 and BA.5 subvariants with similar levels of detection to the original SARS-CoV-2 strain and other previous variants of concern, including Delta, Alpha, Beta, Gamma and Omicron BA.1. The Omicron sublineage studies were conducted using live SARS-CoV-2 virus at an independent, third-party laboratory and showed InteliSwab® detected the Omicron variants at similar viral load levels, or limit of detection, as previous variants that were tested.