Medical Supply Company to Offer the Latest in Rapid Antigen Testing Technology Nationwide
South Yarmouth, MA – June 17, 2021 – Code 1 Supply, a leading distributor of best-in-class medical diagnostics, brand-name supplies and equipment and provider of CPR training equipment and student materials, has been named distributor of an innovative new point-of-care COVID-19 test, the SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test from InBios International, Inc.
The SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test is a patent-pending lateral flow immunoassay intended for the qualitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 nucleoprotein antigen in direct nasal swab specimens. The point-of-care test can be used to evaluate both symptomatic and asymptomatic individuals. The test can be used for those who are suspected of COVID-19 by their healthcare provider within five days of symptom onset or for individuals without symptoms or other epidemiological reasons to suspect COVID-19 when tested twice over two or three days with at least 24 hours and no more than 48 hours between tests. The kit contains 50 tests and swabs, positive and negative controls and can be stored at room temperature.
“As more Americans receive their COVID-19 vaccine, we are seeing a return to normalcy, which must still be supported by testing,” said Matt Regan, CEO at Code 1 Supply. “We are proud to partner with InBios to supply the SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test nationwide to quickly and easily detect proteins from COVID-19 infection.”
Code 1 Supply delivers best-in-class medical diagnostics and brand-name supplies and equipment when and where they are needed most. Code 1 Supply carries innovative next-generation rapid diagnostics for accurate, low-cost, high volume COVID-19 testing and provides exceptional customer service and expertise. They have been a leader in COVID-19 testing since the beginning of the pandemic, helping to supply medical professionals with sufficient testing supplies and equipment worldwide. Now, with FDA Emergency Use Authorization of the SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test, Code 1 Supply is prepared to ship millions of tests to fulfill ongoing needs.
“We are pleased to collaborate with Code 1 Supply as our e-commerce distribution partner to quickly expand accessibility and extend our reach to POC providers with a much simpler option for rapid antigen detection than they may have had access to previously,” said Estela Raychaudhuri, President, at InBios. “Code 1 Supply’s superior customer service and easy to navigate ordering process is an important part of providing access to incredibly accurate diagnostic tests that make a meaningful difference in people’s lives as they return to their jobs, schools and other ways of life.”
The point-of-care SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test is available through Code 1 Supply. To learn more about how Code 1 Supply can support your COVID-19 testing needs, please visit www.code1supply.com/inbiosagdetect.
The SCoV-2 Ag Detect™ Rapid Test has not been FDA cleared or approved, but has been authorized by FDA under an EUA for use by authorized laboratories. This product has been authorized only for the detection of proteins from SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens. The emergency use of this product is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostics for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb-3(b)(1), unless the declaration is terminated or authorization is revoked sooner.
About Code 1 Supply
InBios International Inc. specializes in the design, development and manufacture of diagnostic assays for emerging infectious diseases and biothreats. Located in Seattle, WA, InBios offers superior quality products which are accurate, easy to use and cost effective. InBios is GMP compliant, FDA registered, USDA licensed and ISO 13485:2016 certified. For more information, visit http://www.inbios.com.
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