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ProFLOK® MS ELISA Mycoplasma synoviae (MS) Antibody Test Kit

Reliable screening for MS antibodies in both chicken and turkey flocks

An ELISA test kit for detection of (MS) Antibodies in Chicken and Turkey Serum



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

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  • Excellent Correlation to Hemagglutination Inhibition (HI) Titers1,2
     

    Chicken Sera:
     

     

    HI Correlation

    MS Positive Sera

     r2 =0.95


    Turkey Sera:
     

     

    HI Correlation

    MS Positive Sera

     r2 =0.90a and 0.88b*


    *HI Testing performed at North Carolina State Universitya and University of Georgia Poultry Diagnostic Research Centerb.
     

    1 Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, March 19, 1991, Zoetis Inc.
    2 Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, December 14, 1990, Zoetis Inc.

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    Description:

    USDA-licensed, NPIP-approved enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) screening test kit for the detection of antibody to Mycoplasma synoviae (MS) antibodies in chicken and turkey serum samples.

    Antibodies detected:

    MS

    Use Situations:

    Routine monitoring of flocks for the presence of MS antibodies. Collect and assay 30 or more high quality chicken or turkey 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:

    • Excellent Specificity
    • Excellent Reproducibility
    • Excellent Correlation with HI Antibody Titers

     

    Turkey Sera:

    • Excellent Specificity
    • Excellent Reproducibility
    • Strong Correlation with HI Antibody Titers

    Test Time:

    Results available in approximately 2 hours.

    Packaging:

    • Up to 900 tests (10 plates of 96 well plates)
    • Store test kits at 2ºC – 7ºC (36ºF-45°F) (do not freeze)
    • Long shelf life of 24 months for easy inventory management

    1 Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, March 19, 1991, Zoetis Inc.
    2 Data on file, Efficacy Study Report, December 14, 1990, Zoetis Inc.

ProFLOK ELISA