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VIP® Gold EHEC

BioControl, Lateral flow test for detection of E. coli O157:H7 in food and environmental samples

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Properties

shelf life   6‑12 mo.
packaging   pkg of 40
mfr. no.   BioControl Systems, 60036-40
  VIP®
storage condition   dry at room temperature
application(s)   lateral flow assay: suitable
input   food(s)
Agency/Method   AOAC® (OMA)
  Health Canada
Featured Industry   Environmental
Food and Beverages
storage temp.   room temp
suitability   Escherichia coli

Description

General description

VIP® Gold for EHEC is a single-step visual immunoassay for the detection of E. coli O157:H7 in a variety of foods including dairy products, meats and poultry, fruits and vegetables, nutmeats, seafood, pasta, and liquid eggs using an 18 - 28 h enrichment protocol. It is applicable to detection of E. coli O157:H7 in raw and cooked beef and vegetables using an 8 hour enrichment protocol.

Application

AOAC Official Method 996.09, Health Canada Method MFLP-87

Features and Benefits

• Validated for a wide variety of matrices including raw beef, produce, fruit juices and more.Harmonized enrichment protocol with BioControl GDS for E. coli O157:H7 and Shiga Toxin Genes assays allowing for easy PCR-based verification of test results from the same enriched sample.Validated for testing of 375g composite samples of raw beef trim and ground beef.

Components

Foil pouch containing test devices

Principle

Each device contains a proprietary reagent system, which forms a visually apparent antigen-antibody-chromogen complex if E. coli O157:H7 is present.

Testing Method

Visual Immunoprecipitate

Legal Information

AOAC is a registered trademark of AOAC International

VIP is a registered trademark of BioControl Systems, Inc.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Lateral Flow Tests for Immunological Detection in Food and Environmental Samples

Lateral flow tests are immunoassays for detecting food pathogens with the ultimate convenience. Covering the major pathogens, the tests act as mini-laboratories and include a built-in control reactio...
Keywords: Detection methods, Environmental, Immunoassay, Post translational modifications

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