CANDIDA ALBICANS ANTIGEN (AG) TESTS
Laboquick Candida Albicans Ag cassette test is used as a diagnostic tool to detect qualitative immunochromatographic Candida Albicans antigens in vaginal swab samples.
Laboquick Candida Albicans Ag Test is a membrane based and qualitative which can detect Candida Albicans Antigens in vaginal
Swab samples. Candida Albicans Ag test has a Window which consists a sample pad that samples is dropped. Sample pad is kept with a porous membrane. Device has a membrane, consists coloured conjugate pad which has Candida Albicans Polyclonal antibodies inside and (T) line coated with Candida Albicans Antibodies and (C) line coated with Candida Albicans goat antibody.
- If patient candida Albicans antigen is found in sample, Test (T) line will be produced.
- If there is no Candida Albicans Antigen in sample, or it is below cut off point, Test (T) line will not be produced.
On the other hand, there is a color line every time in the control space ( C). This control line is a procedural indicator. It confirms that the sufficient sample solution is dropped, the sample expands in the test properly and reagent is under control.