What advantages does it have?
- Supplied with an easy-to-use sample preparation devise that minimises sample handling
- Results within minutes
- One-step assay
- Room temperature storage
- High sensitivity (98.5%) and specificity (98.1%)
Helicoscreen complements the range of rapid cassettes for the detection of infectious agents responsible for gastro-enteric diseases from Microgen Bioproducts.
The company's range includes rapid tests for the leading causes of viral gastro-enteritis; Rotavirus, Adenovirus and Norovirus, allowing for a laboratory to test in-patients exhibiting symptoms of diarrhoea and vomiting rapidly with sensitive and specific tests allowing for the correct treatment to be implemented as well as patient isolation policy.