Serology

Rubella serology

Clinical material (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.7 mL) provided to assess the detection of Rubella using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Rubella Avidity; Rubella IgG; Rubella IgM; Rubella Total Antibody

Schistosomiasis serology

Clinical material provided (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.25 mL) to assess the detection of Schistosomiasis using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Schistosomiasis Confirmatory; IgG; IgM; Total Antibody

Specimen Free Program

Educational tool for staff, presenting case studies and scenarios that may be encountered in serological and molecular testing laboratories

Frequency / Number of samples

5 surveys / 1 case study per survey

Tests

Answers to questions regarding the scenarios presented

Streptococcus serology

Clinical material provided (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.5 mL) to assess the detection of Group A Streptococcal using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Streptococcus ASOT; Streptococcus Streptozyme; Streptococcus Anti-DNase B; Streptococcus Antistreptokinase

Syphilis serology

Clinical material provided (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.5 mL) to assess the detection of Syphilis using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Syphilis Total Antibody; Syphilis RPR; Syphilis Agglutination (TPHA/TPPA); Syphilis FTA-ab; Syphilis VDRL; Syphilis ICT; Syphilis IgG; Syphilis IgM; Syphilis Immunoblot

Toxoplasma serology

Clinical material provided (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.6 mL) to assess the detection of Toxoplasma using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Toxoplasmosis Avidity; IgA; IgG; IgM; Total Antibody

Varicella zoster serology

Clinical material provided (Liquid Serum / Plasma – 0.35 mL) to assess the detection of Varicella zoster virus using serological markers

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Varicella zoster IgG; IgM; Total Antibody