Same-day test and treatment

SD BIOLINE HIV/Syphilis Duo is a solid phase immunochromatographic assay for the qualitative detection of antibodies to all isotypes (IgG, IgM and IgA) specific to HIV-1/2 and/or Treponema pallidum (TP) simultaneously in human serum, plasma or whole blood.

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Dual Elimination

Testing with SD BIOLINE HIV/Syphilis Duo can help you meet your dual elimination targets and scale up much needed access to Syphilis testing.

Benefits for Patients

  • Convenience of one sample
  • Reduces time for testing
  • Same-day test and treatment
  • Enables immediate partner notification

Benefits for Clinicians

  • Reduces workload
  • Reduces training time
  • Single procedure, two results

Benefits for Program Managers

  • No instruments, electricity or laboratory equipment required
  • Increasing test coverage
  • Cost-effective storage, logistics, local distribution

Maximize your PMTCT program

SD BIOLINE HIV/Syphilis Duo can help you meet dual elimination targets in the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) of HIV and Syphilis.

Alere has donated 700,000 HIV/Syphilis duo rapid tests to the Organization of the First Ladies of Africa (OAFLA) to support their efforts in reducing mother-to-child transmission, to help pregnant women and adolescent girls know their status and to reduce child mortality in Africa. Read more here

Cost-efficiency of Dual Screening

A dual point-of-care screening algorithm had lower overall costs and decreased life-time disability when compared to the other screening choices.¹


  1. UCLA Program in Global Health, Klausner, J. (2014) Dual rapid tests are cost effective to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV infection, syphilis and adverse pregnancy outcomes. [Online]

    Available at:!cost-effectiveness/cnqx