Hepatitis C Viral RNA Genotype 1 NS5a Drug Resistance

For detection of mutations in the NS5a gene associated with resistance to NS5a inhibitors (examples: daclatasvir, ledipasvir, ombitasvir, elbasvir and velpatasvir). Testing for NS5a resistance-associated variants prior to initiation of treatment with Elbasvir plus Grazoprevir in HCV genotype 1a infected patients is recommended.

  • Pre-test Information:


  • Report Delivery:

    Sample by 7th of the month; Report after 2–3 weeks