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orasure-what generation?
      #34568 - 05/20/02 08:04 PM

What generation eia are the orasure testing people using? Ryan Kulls posting today (5-20-02) says most centers use higher generation tests, except for HOME ACCESS. SOooo, the question begs, what generation is Orasure?? How do you know?

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Re: orasure-what generation? new
      #34576 - 05/20/02 09:31 PM

Orasure is a 3rd generation test. It works exactly the same as a blood test. After 3 months it doesn't matter if it is a 1st generation test or a 3rd. Also, Home Access does use a 1st generation test BUT it is not the same test that was used back in the late 1980's.

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      #34594 - 05/21/02 12:46 AM

Thanks for the info Ny_Gal!

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