Rapid immunochromatographic test for qualitative determination of peanut antigen in foods, kitchen and production facilities.
Peanut belongs to the legumes, the bean or pea family.
Peanut allergy can display the variety of symptoms from mild oral allergy to severe life-threatening systemic reactions, i.e. anaphylactic shock or bronchial asthma. Allergy to peanut is quite common all over the world. Peanut induced anaphylaxy is considered as most fatal among all food allergies. Allergy to peanuts affects more than 0.5% children in major populations. Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act identified that peanut allergy is one of the 8 major food allergies that should be to be labeled specifically. In EU, peanuts are included into to the list of allergens established by European Food Safety Authority, which must be indicated in foods according to EU Law.
XEMATest Peanut does not detect the antigens of cereals, legumes and other nuts.
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- 5 test strips individually packed into sealed pouches;
- 5 Specimen collection tubes;
- 1 vial of Specimen extraction buffer, 22 ml
- Instruction of use.