Healthcare professionals

helicoCARE

Description 

The reliability of this rapid screening test for detecting antibodies against Helicobacter pylori has been proven in an extensive comparative study with histology, ELISA and RUT (Rapid Urease Test).
Due to positive results, the use of helicoCARE can be recommended as a screening test. Without the use of complex equipment, it is possible to obtain information on the existence of Helicobacter pylori within a few minutes. In this way, the use of antibiotics can be reduced and the high number of antibiotic prescriptions to uninfected patients can be avoided.

lgG of H. pylori can be detected in whole blood, serum or plasma by immunochromatographical method within a few minutes. 

Advantages: 
• detection within a few minutes
• sensitivity: 85,7%
• specificity: 97,9%

Clinically tested!

Facts
Contents: 
25 test sets compromising 1 test cassette, 1 pipette, 1 automatic lancet, buffer solution (1 bottle for 25 testings), user instruction
Methodology: 
Quick immunochromatographic test
Proof: 
Helicobacter pylori Antibody
Sample type: 
blood, serum or plasma
Sample volume: 
50 µl blood + 300 µl buffer solution
Order number: 

050300