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Bioguard Candida albicans Ag test

Candida albicans is a yeast that causes opportunistic infections. Secondary infections often occurs if the bird is immunocompromised. It is transmitted through adult birds feeding young birds, contaminated environment or water, and artificial feeding.

Candida albicans will cause sour crop or crop infection in most birds. Common clinical symptoms include lethargy, fluffy feathers, loss of appetite, and delayed emptying of the crop of birds.


Methodology: Immunochromatographic assay
Specimen: Avian faeces, pharyngeal or crop swabs
Target: Candida albicans antigen


Sensitivity: 92.30% vs. other rapid test
Specificity: 98.61% vs. other rapid test


Packs: Available in boxes of 5 kits


Shelf life: 24 months



Store in a dry place at room temperature. Avoid direct sunlight. If stored in the refrigerator, return to room temperature before use. DO NOT FREEZE.


Product Code: C6C 302002



Bioguard Candida albicans Ag Test

  • Rapid Detection Test for Candida albicans antigen in birds.

    • Specific and sensitive
    • Easy to perform
    • Simple and accurate
    • Easy to interpret
    • Results in 5-10 minutes


    Product code: 

    • 5 kits/ box: C6C 302002
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