Active Melioidosis Detect™ Rapid Test Kit
For Research Use Only
The Active Melioidosis Detect™ (AMD) point of care diagnostic test, for the detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei (the causative agent of melioidosis) is a sensitive rapid immunochromatographic strip assay for the qualitative detection of capsular polysaccharide (CPS) produced by B.pseudomallei and B.mallei. The AMD can be used to test: i) human blood from a finger stick or ii) serum or plasma obtained from human blood iii) other samples e.g. urine, pus, sputum and bacterial colonies or hemoculture bottles.
For use in laboratories with experienced personnel who have training in principles and use of microbiological culture identification methods, appropriate biosafety equipment and containment. For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.