The "Pro Strips-Rapid Screening System" Multi-Agent Biowarfare Screening Assay is a DHS "Approved Product for Homeland Security" under the Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies Act of 2002 (the SAFETY Act)
Pro Strips is the first multi-agent Biowarfare Threat Detection screening Kit that tests for five (5) biological targets (with a single 0.6 mL sample) Anthrax, Ricin Toxin, Botulinum Toxin, Plague and SEB (Staphylococcal enterotoxin B).
|Threat||Legal||Limit of Detection|
|Anthrax||Bacillus anthracis;||1.5X10^4 - 8.3X10^8/mL (strain dependent)|
|Ricin Toxin||Ricinus communis||10 ng/mL|
|Botulinum Toxin||Clostridium botulinum||33 ng/mL(BoNT A) 500 ng/mL(BoNT B)|
|Plague||Yersinia pestis||1.0X10^5 CFU/mL|
|SEB||Staphylococcus aureus||10 ng/mL|
(Bacillus anthracis strains: Vollum, Ames, Sterne & New Hampshire)
Each kit contains everything needed to perform the test.
No additional Collection/Dilution kits or readers are required.
This product has a 2 year (24 months) shelf life from date of manufacture and does not require special storage.
Works in temperatures up to 120° Fahrenheit
Each Pro Strips- Rapid Screening System Kit includes the following:
1- Multi-agent test device
1- Instruction sheet
1- Buffer/swab/dropper tube
1- Chain of Custody label