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MERISCREEN MALARIA PF/PAN AG

MeriScreenTM Malaria Pf/PAN Ag test is an in-vitro immunochromatographic assay for the qualitative detection of infection with Plasmodium parasites causing malaria in human whole blood specimens.

Benefits

MERISCREEN MALARIA PF/PAN AG for Pathologist and Labtesting

Indication

  • Detection of Plasmodium infections

  • To differentiate infection by Plasmodium falciparum from the non P. falciparum species

Product Specifications

Intended Use One step immunochromatographic assay for qualitative detection of infection with Plasmodium parasites causing malaria
Principle Sandwich Immunoassay
Technique Lateral flow(ICT)
Detection Histidine rich protein 2 specific for Plasmodium falciparum (P-HRP-2)
Plasmodium lactate dehydrogenase common to all human Plasmodium species (PAN - pLDH)
Capture Pf Region -Histidine rich protein 2 specific for Plasmodium falciparum (P-HRP-2)
PAN Region - Plasmodium lactate dehydrogenase common to all human Plasmodium species (PAN - pLDH)
Conjugate Antibodies specific to P-HRP-2 and PAN - pLDH coupled with colloidal gold
Type of Specimen required Whole Blood
Specimen Volume 5 ml
Result interpretation time 20 minutes
Analytical Sensitivity (Pf) 50 Parasites
Diagnostic Sensitivity > 95%
Diagnostic Specificity > 95%

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Ordering Information

Product Code Material Description Pack Size
RPDMFP-01 MeriScreen Malaria Pf/PAN Ag 30 Tests

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