TABLE 6

Summary of DxN Veris system assay characteristics

Assay or sample vol (ml)aHIV-1 target regionAmplification and detection methodSample typeClaimed linear range
15′ long terminal repeatReal-time PCR fluorescence detectionPlasma35b to 1.1 × 107 copies/ml; 1.54 to 7.04 log10 copies/ml
0.175Plasma235b to 1.1 × 107 copies/ml; 2.37 to 7.04 log10 copies/ml
  • a Not including dead volume.

  • b Limit of detection (LOD) = lower limit of quantitation (LLOQ).