HerdChek BSE-Scrapie Ag Test

The HerdChek CWD Ag Test is an antigen-capture enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for the detection of the abnormal conformer of the prion protein (PrPSc) in postmortem white-tailed and mule deer retropharyngeal lymph node tissue. Additional species elk claim is in the late stages of development.


Diagnostic kits – Ruminant – Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies (TSEs)


  • Retropharyngeal lymph node tissue samples
  • Very simple sample preparation and EIA protocol—no proteinase K digestion, less equipment required, all room-temperature, less hands-on time, results in less than 3.5 hours
  • 5 plates/strips

Catalog no.                 Description

99-09663                   HerdChek CWD Ag Test

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