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Reagents, Serology, Parasite, Entamoeba histolytica, Antigen
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antigens that permit the identification of strains of Entamoeba (ameba) histolytica parasites, a species of the genus Amoeboid protozoa. Entamoeba may cause amebiasis (typically in the intestines, but potentially extending to the liver and lungs); these parasites are transmitted via water or cysts in contaminated food.
Entry Terms : "Entamoeba histolytica Reagents, Identification" , "Entamoeba histolytica Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Amoeboid Protozoa Reagents, Identification" , "Amebiasis Diagnostic Reagents" , "Amoeboid Protozoa Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Amoeba Reagents, Identification"
UMDC code : 22172
TECHLAB, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes rapid non-invasive intestinal diagnostics in the areas of intestinal inflammation, antibiotic associated diarrhea and parasitology.
TECHLAB, Inc. was founded in 1989 by scientists from the Virginia Tech Anaerobe Lab, one of the only three institutions in the world dedicated to the study of anaerobic organisms. In the late 1970's and early 1980's, research headed by Dr. Tracy Wilkins began on Clostridium difficile and its toxins. Today the company develops, manufactures and distributes intestinal diagnostics worldwide retaining an emphasis on science and collaborations with universities. Products are focused in the areas of intestinal inflammation, antibiotic associated diarrhea and parasitology. Research continues on markers of intestinal inflammation, the toxins of Clostridium difficile, amebiasis and vaccine development. TECHLAB, Inc. has ISO 13485 certification along with FDA registration.