Features of the Genzyme Osom Ultra Strep A Test Kit:
Immunochromatographic assay statistically equivalent to single swab culture.
Sensitivity: 96% (Ultra Sensitive—studies have shown the sensitivity of Ultra Strep A and the standard single swab culture are not statistically different).
Dual Label Technology (DLT)* uses antibody labeled color particles coated at two separate locations which allows for greater sensitivity than the conventional single label technology without sacrificing specificity.
Easy-to-read two color results.
Results in five minutes.
Specimen Type: Throat swab.
Controls included in kit.
Performance Characteristics: tested by using Rigorous Gold Standard (multiple sample swab culture plus broth enhanced pledget culture) as the Gold Standard.
Reagents: Single reagent delivery system. Extraction reagents are combined into one device (25 test kit). No mixing or handling two different reagent bottles.
CLIA Complexity: Waived.
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