Allows for the rapid detection of group A streptococcal antigen directly from patient throat swab specimens. The test offers a cost effective option for large volume Strep A testing. Rapid antigen detection and excellent performance deliver accurate results as they are needed to patient management. Provides the flexibility to use any rayon-tipped, solid plastic swab, in addition to those supplied in the kit. With just two reagent bottles, QuickVue allows for a smooth workflow when performing batch testing. The kit stores at room temperature and includes positive and negative external controls.