The Dengue NS1 Rapid Test Cassette (Whole Blood/Serum/Plasma) is a rapid chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of NS1 antigen of Dengue virus in human whole blood, serum, or plasma as an aid in the diagnosis of Dengue infections.
SPECIMEN COLLECTION AND PREPARATION
The Dengue NS1 Rapid Test Cassette (Whole Blood/Serum/Plasma) can be performed using whole blood, serum, or plasma.
For Fingerstick Whole Blood specimen:
Allow 3 hanging drops of fingerstick whole blood specimen
(approximately 75 µL) to fall into the specimen area of test cassette, then add 1 drop of
buffer (approximately 40 µL) and start the timer.
Wait for the colored line(s) to appear. Read results at 10 minutes. Do not interpret the
result after 20 minutes.