DPP® VetTB Assay for Elephants

PrimaTB Stat-Pak

Chembio has developed an innovative diagnostic assay based on the patented DPP® technology tuberculosis (TB) in Elephants. The Chembio DPP® VetTB Assay for Elephants is a single-use immuno-chromatographic, rapid test for the detection of antibodies to Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis in serum, plasma or whole blood from African elephants (Loxodonnta Africana) and Asian elephants (Elephas maximus). The test is used as an aid in the diagnosis of TB in conjunction with other diagnostic methods.

Ordering Information

Kit Includes:

  • DPP® VetTB test devices
  • DPP® VetTB buffer vial (6mL)
  • Product insert
Product DescriptionQuantityCatalog Number
DPP® VetTB Assay for Elephants2 Tests65-9110-0
DPP® VetTB Assay for Elephants5 Tests65-9111-0
DPP® VetTB Assay for Elephants20 Tests65-9112-0

Contact our sales department

Call: 1-631-924-1135
Email: vetdiagnostics@chembio.com

For Use With:

  • Serum
  • Plasma
  • Whole Blood

Assay Features:

  • Simple, two-step procedure
  • Minimal sample size required – 5 µL of serum of serum and plasma, or 10 µL whole blood
  • Detects IgG antibodies
  • Easy to interpret qualitative results in 15 – 20 minutes
  • Requires no refrigeration for storage and no special laboratory instrumentation
  • Built-in procedural control
  • Adaptable to use with a quantitative reader for data recording and archiving
  • Long shelf life – 12 months at room temperature

Reliable Results:

  • Sensitivity
    • African 100%
    • Asian 100%
  • Specificity
    • African 100%
    • Asian 100%