Syphilis is caused by the organism Treponema pallidum and is usually transmitted via sexual contact; it can also be transmitted from mother to child (congenital syphilis). It is curable; left untreated, however, it can lead to irreversible neurological and cardiac damage.
Alere Determine™ Syphilis TP is an in vitro, visually read, qualitative immunoassay used to detect antibodies to Treponema pallidum in human serum, plasma, and whole blood.
Alere Determine™ Syphilis TP yields clear, dependable results in 15 minutes
EASY TO USE
The test requires only one step for serum or plasma and two steps for whole blood
Can be used with serum, plasma, or whole blood
Can be shipped, stored, and used in nearly any environmental condition
- Sensitivity: 100%
- Specificity: 100%
- Method: Lateral flow
- Time to result: 15 minutes
- Storage Conditions: 2-30˚C
- Shelf-file: 14 months
- Sample Type: Serum/Plasma/Whole blood