Q Fever

Indirect multi-species ELISA for the detection of anti-Coxiella burnetii antibodies in serum and plasma or in individual or bulk milk samples from multiple species.

  • Applicable to multiple species, including cattle, sheep and goats. Please contact IDvet for use in other species. For research use only on human samples: see References (*).
  • Straightforward, easy-to-use, with results in 90 minutes

Specifications

MethodIndirect ELISA
SpeciesMultiple species, including cattle, sheep, goats and others.
For research use only on human samples, see References (*).
SpecimensSerum, plasma or milk
Coated antigenCoxiella burnetii antigen from a bovine isolate
ConjugateAnti-multi-species IgG-HRP conjugate (concentrated 10X)

Ordering Information

Product codeFQS-MS-2PFQS-MS-5P
Kit format2 plates5 plates
Reactions192480
Plate format12 x 8-well strips12 x 8-well strips

REFERENCES

Meredith, A. et al. Coxiella burnetii (Q-Fever) Seroprevalence in Prey and Predators in the United Kingdom: Evaluation of Infection in Wild Rodents, Foxes and Domestic Cats Using a Modified ELISA. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 2014.Jourdain, E. et al. 1-year individual follow-up of shedding and antibody responses in a dairy sheep flock naturally infected by Coxiella burnetii.Sidibe, S. S. Q fever in small ruminants in Mali. Results of a serological survey. Revue d’élevage et de médecine vétérinaire des pays tropicaux, 2013, 66(1): 11-18.Hong-Bo Ni et al. Seroprevalence of Q fever in dairy cows in northeastern China. African Journal of Microbiology Research. Vol. 5(23), pp. 3964-3967, October 2011.Tranquillo, V. et al. Seroprevalences of C.burnetii in sheep and goat population of Bergamo province. Large Animal Review – XIX Congresso Nazionale S.I.P.A.O.C. – Coriano, Italy – September 2010 (In Italian).Min-Goo Seo et al. Detection and Genotyping of Coxiella burnetii and Coxiella-Like Bacteria in Horses in South Korea. Plos One, May 31, 2016.(*) S. El-Mahallawy H, Kelly P, Zhang J, et al. Serological and molecular evidence of Coxiella burnetii in samples from humans and animals in China. Ann Agric Environ Med. 2016;23(1):87-91

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