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Table 2 Characteristics of the evaluated NS1-based dengue diagnostic tests

From: Comparison of the diagnostic accuracy of commercial NS1-based diagnostic tests for early dengue infection

Test name Platelia™ Dengue
NS1 Ag Test
Dengue Early
SD Dengue
NS1 Ag
Dengue NS1
Dengue Duo test
Company Bio-Rad Inverness Standard diagnostic Inc Bio-Rad Standard diagnostic Inc
Country France Australia South Korea France South Korea
Method of detection ELISA ELISA ELISA Immunochromatography Immunochromatography
Number of tests per pack 96 96 96 25 1 (of each NS1, IgM and IgG)
Volume of sample required 50 μL 60-75 μL 50 μL 50 μL 85 μL (75 for NS1 plus 10 for IgM/IgG)
Time to result 2.5 h 2.5 h 2.5 h 15-30 min 20 min
Additional equipment required? Yes Yes Yes No No