Chikungunya Rapid Test
Chikungunya fever, is a viral illness transmitted through the bite of infected Aedes mosquitoes. Symptoms are very similar to those of dengue. Besides both diseases are transmitted by the same species of mosquitoes. As it usually co-occurs with dengue fever, it is often misdiagnosed.
Chikungunya IgM test is solid phase immunochromatographic assay for the rapid, qualitative detection of IgM antibodies to Chikungunya in human serum, plasma or whole blood.
High accuracy –
Sensitivity : 97.1%,
Specificity : 91.1%
Specimen : Serum, plasma(50ìl), whole blood (100ìl)
Test result : 10 minutes