The material used for the rapid antigen test is either the FlowFlex (Acon BioTech) test or the RapidTech test from Poly-Dtech (Qingdao Hightop Biotech). Both are CE marked and comply with the recommendations of the French High Authority for Health in terms of reliability and efficacy: their production meets the ISO 13485:2016 standard (medical devices) and both are listed on the official platform of tests validated by the French Ministry of Health. (https://covid-19.sante.gouv.fr/tests#e2c00224-4958-4f64-b5e9-edbab2a711b2).
They are effective in detecting English, Brazilian, South African and Omicron variants.
Both are valid for the issue of a European Health Pass (digital certificate).
The technical characteristics of the FlowFlex (Acon BioTech) test are comparable to the Poly-Dtech test:
FlowFlex (Acon BioTech) Antigen Test (Lateral Flow Method), sensitivity: 97.1% - specificity: 99.5%.
Poly-Dtech, RapidTech (Lateral Flow Method), sensitivity: 91% - specificity: 99%.