ID Screen® Bluetongue Competition

Competitive ELISA kit for the detection of anti-VP7 antibodies in serum or plasma from multiple species.

  • Proven specificity and sensitivity and widespread use in recent outbreaks
  • Detection of antibodies against all BTV serotypes, at least 5-8 days after natural infection, thanks to the use of a monoclonal antibody against the highly conserved VP7 protein
  • Easy-to-use : only one wash step, with results in 90 minutes
Method Competitive ELISA
Species Multiple species, including sheep, goats, cattle, buffalo, deer, and others
Specimens Serum or plasma
Coated antigen Recombinant VP7
Conjugate Anti-VP7-HRP conjugate (concentrated 10X)
Ordering information
Product code BTC-5P BTC-10P
Kit format 5 plates 10 plates
Reactions 480 960
Plate format 12 x 8-well strips 12 x 8-well strips
Vandenbussche, F., et al., Evaluation of antibody-ELISA and real-time RT-PCR for the diagnosis and profiling of bluetongue virus serotype 8 during the epidemic in Belgium in 2006, Vet. Microbiol. (2007), doi:10.1016 / j.vetmic.2007.10.029
Associated products
Bluetongue positive freeze-dried serum
Product code MRI-BT
Format 1 ml vial (freeze-dried)

Positive freeze-dried bovine serum to be used as internal reference material for quality control.

Negative bovine freeze-dried serum
Product code MRINEG-BOV
Format 1 ml vial (freeze-dried)

Negative freeze-dried bovine serum to be used as internal reference material for quality control.