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Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) Virus Antibody Test Kit (Chickens)

An ELISA test kit for the detection of IBD virus antibodies in chicken sera

Additional confirmatory testing should be performed to determine flock infection status.

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  • Highly Specific for IBD Virus Antibodies

    Excellent Specificity1

    Chicken Sera:

    • ProFLOK® IBD Ab demonstrated excellent specificity to IBD virusantibodies but did not react significantly with antibodies to other avian pathogens tested.
      • Each sample was tested with 3 replicates per plate and tested in 5 ProFLOK® IBD Ab plates.

    1Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, June 6, 1987, Zoetis Inc.

  • Description:

    USDA-licensed, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) test kit for the detection of Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) virus antibodies in chicken serum samples.

    Antibodies detected to:

    IBD virus

    Use Situations:

    Routine IBD Flock Profiling:
    Collect and assay 30 or more high quality chicken serum samples per flock, particularly breeder hen flocks, on a routine basis (i.e., every four to six weeks).

    IBD Vaccination Evaluation:
    Randomly collect and assay 30 or more chicken serum samples per flock immediately prior to IBD vaccine administration (pre-vaccination) and 2 to 6 weeks post-vaccination.


    Serum samples are used for testing.


    Excellent Specificity

    Good Correlation with VN Test

    Excellent Reproducibility

    Test Time:

    Results available in approximately 2 hours.


    Up to 900 tests (10 plates of 96 wells)

    Store test kits at 2ºC-7ºC (36ºF-45°F) (do not freeze)

    Long shelf life of 24 months for easy inventory management

    1Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, June 6, 1987, Zoetis Inc.




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