Test Kit evaluations on WHO Prequalification of Diagnostics Programme website

When selecting HIV tests based on performance e.g., sensitivity, specificity

Quality Assurance

  • Sub-categories HIV/AIDS
  • Commodities Diagnostics
  • Latest update Updated regularly
  • Version None
  • Developed by WHO/OMS
  • When to use When selecting HIV tests based on performance e.g., sensitivity, specificity
  • Languages English
  • Level of use Central
  • Form Website
  • Amount of training / TA required None
  • Inputs & outputs Inputs: None, Outputs: reports summarising the sensitivity, specificity, ease of operation of available tests
  • Cost Free
  • Advantages Simplify the sourcing of quality tests
  • Limitations Process is slow, newer tests included over time
  • Availability http://www.who.int/diagnostics_laboratory/evaluations/Labeval/en/index.html
  • Remarks None
  • Contact diagnostics@who.int
  • Submission date 2010-07-06 16:14:09