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CANINE BRUCELLOSIS ANTIBODY TEST KIT

Answering Your Need for Speed

A rapid slide agglutination test kit (RSAT) for the presumptive diagnosis of Brucella canis.

Based on the direct agglutination of killed stained whole-cell antigen by Brucella canis antibodies.

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  • Quick and Simple Results

    Quick and simple

    • The fastest test with results in approximately 2 minutes
      – Testing done on site
    • Immediately identifies negative dogs from those potentially infected
  • Description:

    A rapid slide agglutination test kit (RSAT) for the presumptive diagnosis of Brucella canis.

    Based on the direct agglutination of killed stained whole-cell antigen by Brucella canis antibodies.

    Antibodies Detected:

    Brucella canis

    Use Situations:

    Used to presumptively diagnose infection with Brucella canis in dogs.

    Additional confirmation required for positive results.

    Sampling:

    A drop of serum is used for testing

    Performance:1

    Sensitivity 70.6%
    Specificity 83.3%

    Test Time:

    Results available in approximately 2 minutes

    Packaging:

    2 package sizes—10 tests per kit and 25 tests per kit
    Store test kits at 35-45°F (2-7°C) (do not freeze)

     

    1Keid, L. et al. “Comparison of agar gel immunodiffusion test, rapid slide agglutination test, microbiological culture, and PCR for the diagnosis of canine brucellosis.” Research in Veterinary Science. 86:22-26, (2009).

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