EHEC & Shiga toxins diagnostics

Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli (STEC) produce either one or both Shiga toxins (Stx1 and/or Stx2), both potent cytotoxins.

Our tests can detect STEC present in fecal samples or culture, regardless of the serotype or other virulence factors.



How to buy TECHLAB® diagnostics
 

Product NameCatalog #Suggested CPT Code*Tests/KitAnalyte(s) DetectedFormatTime to ResultFecal Sample Type
SHIGA TOXIN QUIK CHEKT3062587427 and
87427-59
25Shiga Toxin 1 and Shiga Toxin 2Rapid EIA< 30 minFresh fecal sample (unpreserved) / Cary Blair / C&S / Broth (GN or MAC) / Plate
Culture (SMAC,CT-SMAC,CHROMagar®O157)
SHIGA TOXIN CHEKT30696/T30696SKG8742796Shiga Toxin 1 and Shiga Toxin 2Microplate ELISA50 min, or 20 (rapid format)Fresh fecal sample (unpreserved) / Cary Blair / C&S / Broth (GN or MAC) / Plate
Culture (SMAC,CT-SMAC,CHROMagar®O157)