A qualitative assay for rapid detection of Strep A antigen from throat swabs, using a convenient dipstick format. Boasts 96.2% relative sensitivity and 98.7% relative specificity, 98% overall agreement. This CLIA Waived test provides outstanding performance, even in low colony count samples. Leaves little chance for misdiagnosis, thereby minimizing the risk of rheumatic fever or over-prescription of antibiotics.
ICON® SC STREP A is a simple, easy to use CLIA-waived test. No mixing, no measuring and no fragile trays. The easy to handle cassette format with clearly visible result window makes test results simple to interpret, In as little as five minutes, you will have accurate results so you can begin your patient's treatment immediately and confidently. ICON® SC Strep A - even better: 98% accuracy, results in five minutes, on board extraction and fast easy and accurate.
For the rapid detection of group A streptococcal antigen directly from patient throat swab specimens. A truly one-step test via unique patented in-line extraction method reduces hands-on time and provides quick results in 5 minutes or less. Each kit contains positive and negative controls. Room temperature storage with up to 24-month shelf life from date of manufacture. CLIA waived.The unique in-line extraction and rapid procedure allow testing to take place at the point of care. Two-color results give you clear readability, and the proven accuracy of QuickVue provides dependable results. The kit stores at room temperature and includes positive and negative external controls. CLIA wiaved.