MICRO-PLATE EIA & AUTO-LYTE® Technology

Simple, Accurate and Cost-Effective Drug Testing for the Insurance Market


MICRO-PLATE EIA & AUTO-LYTE®

OraSure's MICRO-PLATE & AUTO-LYTE® test kits for the insurance market screen for the presence of Cocaine Metabolite EIA and Cotinine EIA. OraSure test kits can be used with multiple types of specimens, including blood, serum, urine, and oral fluid.

OraSure's full line of EIA test kits (MICRO-PLATE and AUTO-LYTE®) are used to perform risk assessment testing of life insurance applicants and screen for cocaine, cotinine and HIV-1.


  • Simplified Sample Processing
    OraSure's full range of semi-to fully-automated micro-plate and AUTO-LYTE® handling systems consolidate testing of samples onto one platform.
  • Accurate Results
    OraSure provides the most accurate and precise enzyme immunoassay (EIA) products for insurance testing. This highly sensitive micro-plate technology captures results missed by homogenous assays.
  • Improved Productivity
    OraSure's assays provide better specificity and thus help reduce confirmation workload. For laboratories, reduced confirmation workload means improved results turnaround time.
  • Multiple Specimens
    OraSure's full line of assays can be used with multiple specimen types, including oral fluid, blood, serum and urine.
  • Comprehensive Assay Menu
    OraSure provides a comprehensive set of assays, including Cocaine Metabolite EIA, Cotinine EIA, a major metabolite of nicotine, Beta Blockers EIA, Thiazides EIA, Urinary Creatinine, Urinary Glucose, Urinary Hemoglobin, Urinary Leukocyte, Urinary pH, Urinary Protein and Human IgG.
  • Cotinine EIA
    Cotinine is a major metabolite of nicotine. OraSure offers a wide range of EIA testing products for the detection of cotinine. Applications for these products include assessment of smoking status for insurance policy applicants, wellness/smoking cessation studies and pre-employment testing.
  • Cocaine Metabolite EIA
    An alkaloid from cocoa leaves that is used as a local anesthetic, cocaine stimulates the central nervous system and can become addictive. OraSure offers a Cocaine Metabolite MICRO-PLATE EIA for use with oral fluid specimens. This assay is intended for use in the qualitative analysis of cocaine and cocaine metabolites in oral fluid collected with the OraSure® Oral Specimen Collection Device. Our AUTO-LYTE® Cocaine Metabolite EIA is intended for use in the qualitative analysis of cocaine metabolite (benzoylecgonine) in human urine.

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MICRO-PLATE EIA & AUTO-LYTE® FAQs

The following are frequently asked questions about OraSure Technologies' insurance assays. For questions about other products, please contact Customer Care.

  1. How does OraSure Technologies meet the needs of the insurance market?
  2. What assays does OraSure Technologies provide?
  1. How does OraSure Technologies meet the needs of the insurance market?
    OraSure Technologies provides a full line of MICRO-PLATE EIA & AUTO-LYTE® test kits to the insurance market worldwide. These test kits help to assess the behavior and health status of life insurance applicants. The test kits enable testing with multiple types of specimens, including oral fluid, blood, serum and urine.

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  2. What assays does OraSure Technologies provide?
    OraSure Technologies offers a broad menu of enzyme immunoassays (EIAs) and chemistries for risk assessment testing in a choice of high volume MICRO-PLATE EIA or AUTO-LYTE® homogeneous formats. OraSure provides a comprehensive set of assays, including Cocaine Metabolite EIA and Cotinine EIA, a major metabolite of nicotine.

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