Meridian Cryptococcal Antigen Latex Agglutination System (CALAS®)

Qualitative & semi-quantitative latex test for detection of Cryptococcus neoformans:

This simple, sensitive, qualitative and semi quantitative latex test detects capsular polysaccharide antigens of Cryptococcus neoformans in serum and cerebrospinal fluid.

Meridian Catalogue # 140100

Kit Size – 50-100 Determinations

Shelf Life from date of manufacture – 18 Months

Storage Requirements 2°-8° C

Specimen Type – Serum, Cerebrospinal Fluid

Assay Format – Latex Agglutination

CE Marked – Yes

Sensitivity – 100%

Specificity – 100%