Binax™ Legionella Urinary Antigen EIA provides accurate identification of Legionnaires’ disease caused by Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 in a standard 96 well EIA format. Fast and accurate diagnosis of Legionnaires’ disease and early initiation of appropriate therapy has been shown to dramatically reduce morbidity and mortality.
Binax™ Legionella Urinary Antigen EIA
The Binax™ Legionella Urinary Antigen EIA kit is an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) intended to qualitatively detect the presence of Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 antigen in urine as an adjunct to culture for the presumptive diagnosis of past or current Legionnaires’ disease.
Faster results enable better decisions that get patients back to what matters most — a healthy, enjoyable and productive life. If you know now, you can act now.
- Sample Type: Urine
- Time to Result: 2.5 hours (approx.)
- Kit Size: 96 well test kit
- Product Code: 851-000
- Kit Storage: 2-8°C
Performance Data compared to a commercially available method:
- Sensitivity: 97.7%
- Specificity: 100%
- Accuracy: 99%
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