The Rapid Response COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test Cassette - At Home is a 10-minute rapid test designed to detect COVID-19 antigens in nasal swab samples from the comfort of your home, school, or business.
- Sample: Nasal
- Format: Cassette
- Quantity: 2 Tests per Kit
- Time to result: 10 minutes
- Storage Condition: 2-30°C/36-86°F
- Test Principle: Immunochromatographic Assay
- Two Test Cassettes
- Two Swabs
- Two Extraction Buffer Tubes
- Two Waste Bags
- Instructions for Use
The Rapid Response® COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test Cassette - At Home is an in vitro immunoassay which detects the nucleocapsid (N) proteins of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The test uses nasal swabs taken from asymptomatic people or symptomatic people within 7 days of symptom onset. This test is for self-testing use, or for adults testing children in a non-laboratory setting.
The Rapid Response® COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test Cassette - At Home is authorized under the Health Canada Interim Order (IO #342928)
Pursuant to section 5 of the Interim Order Respecting the Importation and Sale of Medical Devices for Use in Relation to COVID-19, made by the Minister of Health on March 18, 2020, the Rapid Response™ COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test Cassette – At Home is now authorized for sale or importation in Canada. Interim Authorization Number: 342928