Testing and Linkage to Care Table 1. FDA-approved, Commercially Available Anti-HCV Screening Assays

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Assay

Manufacturer

Format

Abbott HCV EIA 2.0

Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA

EIA (Manual)

Advia Centaur HCV

Siemens, Malvern, PA, USA

CIA (Automated)

ARCHITECT Anti-HCV

Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA

CMIA (Automated)

AxSYM Anti-HCV

Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA

MEIA (Automated)

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody Test

OraSure Technologies, Inc, Bethlehem, PA, USA

Immunochromatographic (Manual)

Ortho HCV Version 3.0 EIA

Ortho

EIA (Manual)

VITROS Anti-HCV Ortho CIA (Automated)

Anti-HCV = HCV antibody; EIA = enzyme immunoassay; CIA = chemiluminescent immunoassay; MEIA = microparticle enzyme immunoassay; CMIA = chemiluminescent microparticle immunoassay

 

Table prepared by Saleem Kamili, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Reviewed June 2016.