Cat Scratch (Bartonella henselae)

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The causative bacterial agent of cat scratch disease has been identified as Bartonella henselae. In the past, complicated silver stains and/or PCR were used to identify and confirm this agent. This monoclonal Cat Scratch antibody aids to identify Bartonella henselae in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues. Cross-reactivity tests were performed on 12 Bartonella henselae strains, 11 Bartonella quintana strains, 2 Bartonella bacilliformis strains and 1 B. elizabethae, 1 B. grahamii, 1 B. taylorii, 1 B. doshiae and 1 B. vinsonii strains. Reactivity was only obtained with Cat Scratch antibody (Bartonella henselae).

Intended Use

IVD

Species Reactivity

Human

Source

Mouse Monoclonal

Clone

H2A10

Isotype

IgG2b

Antigen

Bartonella Henselae

Localization

N/A

Positive Control

B. henselae infected lymph node

1. Center for Disease Control Manual. Guide: Safety Management, NO. CDC-22, Atlanta, GA. April 30, 1976 “Decontamination of Laboratory Sink Drains to Remove Azide Salts.”
2. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI). Protection of Laboratory workers from occupationally Acquired Infections; Approved guideline-Third Edition CLSI document M29-A3 Wayne, PA 2005.

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