The Monkeypox Rapid Test Kit (Colloidal Gold) is a colloidal gold immunochromatography intended for the qualitative detection of Monkeypox (Mpx) Viral Antigen from individuals infected with the virus. Sample types compatible with the Monkeypox Rapid Test Kit (Colloidal Gold) includes lesion swab, nasal swab, and nasopharyngeal swab.
The Monkeypox Rapid Test Kit (Colloidal Gold) is a sandwich immunoassay. The colloidal gold labelled anti-Mpx antibody binds to the Mpx antigen, and the complex travels upwards the membrane to combine with a second mouse anti-MPXV monoclonal antibody immobilized on the membrane and a red line will appear in the Test region, indicating a positive result. A red control line must appear in the control region indicating the test result is valid.
The following components are included in the Monkeypox Rapid Test Kit:
Included in the Monkeypox Rapid Test Kit (Colloidal Gold) – Lesion/Nasal/Nasopharyngeal Swab
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