The GS HIV-1/HIV-2 PLUS O EIA is an enzyme immunoassay utilizing recombinant proteins and synthetic peptides for the detection of antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) (groups M and O) and/or type 2 (HIV-2) in human serum, plasma, and cadaveric serum samples. It is indicated as a screening test for serum, plasma, and cadaveric serum specimens and as an aid in the diagnosis of infection with HIV-1 and/or HIV-2. The GS HIV-1/HIV-2 PLUS O EIA is also intended for use with the Ortho Summit™ System (OSS) in the screening of blood donors.
Bio-Rad’s retrovirus HIV product line includes a choice of reagents and testing formats, including two enzyme immunoassay (EIA) microplates, an EIA rapid test, and an immunoblot. Bio-Rad’s HIV EIA product range covers all transfusion and diagnostic testing needs. EIA microplate tests can be performed using manual or automated methods. Bio-Rad HIV microplate tests are available in a range of ordering options to suit unique laboratory needs and test volumes.