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
MethodCompetitive ELISA
SpeciesMultiple species, including sheep, goats, cattle, buffalo, deer, and others
SpecimensSerum or plasma
Coated antigenRecombinant VP7
ConjugateAnti-VP7-HRP conjugate (concentrated 10X)
Ordering information
Product codeBTC-5PBTC-10P
Kit format5 plates10 plates
Plate format12 x 8-well strips12 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 codeMRI-BT
Format1 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 codeMRINEG-BOV
Format1 ml vial (freeze-dried)

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