Sentosa® SA201 HSV-1/2 PCR Test

In vitro diagnostics assay for the detection and differentiation of HSV-1 and HSV-2


Vela’s Sentosa® SA201 HSV-1/2 PCR Test is a real-time PCR-based qualitative in vitro diagnostic test for detection and differentiation of Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1 and HSV-2) DNA from male or female skin lesions from anogenital or oral sites using the Sentosa SX101 automatic extraction and pipetting system, with Sentosa SX Virus Total Nucleic Acid Kit v2.0, in conjunction with the Rotor-Gene® Q MDx 5plex HRM instrument. The test is intended for use as an aid in diagnosis of herpes infection in symptomatic patients. 



  • Combination of up to 4 tests in 1 run
    Increases laboratory efficiency and decreases time to result by up to 75%
  • Male or female skin lesions from anogenital or oral sites sample types  
    Provides convenience when detecting different pathogens
  • Combination of up to 4 tests from a single sample
    Generates results for mutiple targets in the same sample efficiently
  • Fast turn-around time and minimal hands-on time
    Reduces human error
  • Broad linear range and low limit of detection
    Aids clinical efforts
  • Reporting in International Units (EBV & CMV)
    Aligns with global standardization of test results



ProductPack SizeItem Number
Sentosa SX101 1 400089
Rotor-Gene® Q MDx 1 400046
Sentosa SA HSV-1/2 PCR Test (US-IVD) 4x24 300216
Sentosa SX Virus Total Nucleic Acid Kit v2.0 4x24 300353