United States
Print page content Print
Increase text size Decrease text size
Text Size

ProFLOK® MG Ab

Mycoplasma gallisepticum (MG) Antibody Test Kit (Chickens)

An ELISA test kit for detection of MG antibodies in chickens

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

  • Description:

    USDA-licensed, NPIP-approved enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) test kit for the detection of antibody to Mycoplasma gallisepticum (MG) in chicken samples.

    Antibodies detected:

    MG

    Use Situations:

    Routine monitoring of flocks for the presence of MG antibodies. Collect and assay 30 or more high quality chicken serum samples per flock on a routine basis (e.g., every four weeks). Positive results should be confirmed by conventional methodology or reference labs.

    Sampling:

    Serum is used for testing.

    Performance1,2:

     

    Chicken Sera:

    Good sensitivity

    Excellent Specificity

    Excellent Reproducibility

     

    Turkey Sera:

    Good sensitivity

    Excellent Specificity

    Excellent Reproducibility

    Strong Correlation with HI Antibody Titers

    Test Time:

    Results available in approximately 2 hours.

    Packaging:

    Up to 450 tests (5 plates of 96 well plates)

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

    Shelf life of 24 months

    1Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, December 14, 1990, Zoetis Inc.
    2Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, February 1, 1989, Zoetis Inc.

ProFLOK ELISA