Cryptococcal Antigen Test

  • Cryptococcal Antigen Test

    Cryptococcal Antigen Test

    INTENDED USE The StrongStep® Cryptococcal Antigen Rapid Test Device is a rapid immunechromatographic assay for the detection of the capsular polysaccharide antigens of Cryptococcus species complex (Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii) in serum, plasma, whole blood and cerebral spinal fluid (CSF). The assay is a prescription-use laboratory assay which can aid in the diagnosis of cryptococcosis. INTRODUCTION Cryptococcosis is caused by both species of the Cryptococcus species com...