PreventID® H. pylori
Helicobacter pylori – Ursache für viele Erkrankungen des Magen-Darm-Trakts
- Rasche und hygienische Diagnostik
- Keine Beeinflussung durch Medikamente (Schmerzmittel) oder andere potentiell störende Serumbestandteile
- keine Kreuzreaktivität mit eng verwandten Mikroorganismen (Campylobacter fetus, Campylobacter jejuni und E. coli)
Frequently asked questions
How does PreventID® H. pylori work?
PreventID® H. pylori is a qualitative immunochemical rapid test, for the doctor’s office. It detects antibodies, which are produced to target H. pylori, in capillary blood, venous blood, serum or plasma. Antibodies can be detected during and after an acute infection.
Whom was this test developed for?
PreventID® H. pylori tests may only be conducted by health professionals. It can be used to reliably detect antibodies, which the body produces to fight off H. pylori. The test can be performed at the doctor’s office or during home visits, without great technical effort.
How long does the test take?
7-12 minutes overall: 2 minutes to prepare, 5-10 minutes for the actual test.
How accurate is the test?
In a clinical study comparing PreventID® H. pylori with the gold standard (bacterial culture and histological evidence), PreventID® H. pylori had a 93% sensitivity at a 93% specificity. 310 patients were enrolled in the study.