Alere™ i Strep A

Strep A molecular test results
in 8 minutes or less

Alere i Strep A provides lab-accurate, molecular results in 8 minutes or less on the user-friendly Alere i platform. Alere i Strep A can be used with ease and confidence in the laboratory, emergency department, pediatrics or physician’s office; allowing you to treat accurately during the patient’s visit. Alere i Strep A is now CLIA-waived.

Alere i Strep A:

  • Early call for positive results
  • Gives you confidence to make appropriate clinical decisions sooner
  • Allows for the accurate detection of Group A Strep
  • Increased detection compared to culture1
  • Molecular sensitivity in an actionable timeframe allows the prudent use of antibiotics

Outstanding Performance

Alere i Strep A Performance vs. Culture1

Alere™ i Strep A Performance vs. Culture

a. Of the 6 samples negative by Alere™ i Strep A and positive by bacterial culture, 4 samples were also negative for Group A Strep by a laboratory developed real-time PCR assay.

b. Of the 18 samples positive by Alere™ i Strep A and negative by bacterial culture, 13 were also positive for Group A Strep by a laboratory developed real-time PCR assay.

Faster Results

Alere i Strep A is significantly faster than other molecular methods and more accurate2 than conventional rapid testing, giving you the confidence to make effective patient management decisions sooner.

Faster Results
Accurate diagnosis quote

The Alere™ i Strep A kit contains all components required to carry out an assay for Strep A on the Alere™ i instrument. It tests for the qualitative detection of Streptococcus pyogenes from bacterial nucleic acid in throat swab specimens.

Ordering Information

NAT-000 Alere i Instrument
NAT-024 Alere i Instrument (US) 
733-000 Alere i Strep A 24 Test Kit
733-080 Alere i Strep A Control Swab Kit
EQ001001 Alere i Barcode Scanner
55115 Alere Universal Printer
alereiprinter (US) Alere™ Universal Printer