HIV 1 Antibody Confirmation
Effective November 4, 2014, this test is no longer available. Preliminary positive results for the RAPID HIV test will now be confirmed by the current 4th generation assay and when necessary additional confirmation procedures. In accordance with recent CDC guidelines, Western Blot will NOT be performed.
Ambient: Up to 7 days acceptable, but not preferred
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: Indefinitely (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)