Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card provides accurate, rapid identification of Legionnaires’ disease caused by Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 with an easy-to-use technology. Rapid diagnosis of Legionnaires’ disease and early initiation of appropriate therapy has been shown to dramatically reduce morbidity and mortality. The Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card can be read visually or with the Alere™ Reader which eliminates operator subjectivity and is designed to provide consistency in the reading of lateral flow test assays.
Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card
Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card is a rapid assay for the qualitative detection of Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 antigen in urine samples from patients with symptoms of pneumonia. It is intended to aid in the presumptive diagnosis of Legionnaires’ disease caused by L. pneumophila serogroup 1 in conjunction with culture and other methods. The Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card can be read visually through the window or with the Alere™ Reader.
Our rapid diagnostic tests are designed to help doctors, clinicians and caregivers in every care setting find answers more quickly because time is of the essence when health outcomes are at stake.
- Sample Type: Urine
- Time to Result: 15 minutes
- Kit Size: 12 or 22 tests
- Performance Data: Sensitivity/Specificity: 95%/95%
|Alere BinaxNOW® Legionella Urinary Antigen Card||Code|
|12 test kit (Alere™ Reader compatible)||852-012|
|22 test kit
|22 test kit (Alere™ Reader compatible)||852-100|
|Control Swab Pack (5 positive/5 negative)||852-010|
|22 test kit||BN852-000 (AUS)|