Oscar Troponin-I Card test is intended used for qualitative detection of cardiac Troponin-I (cTnI) in human serum / plasma as in aid of myocardial infarction (MI) / heart attack. This test can be used in emergencies /ICUs for diagnosis of MI in the suspected cases of cardiac attack. It is for in-vitro diagnostic use only.
The test is based upon immuno-chromatographic principle. Monoclonal antibodies of Troponin-I have been used in the test formulation to make it highly sensitive and specific. Serum / plasma are preferred choice for testing. NO buffer is required along with serum / plasma for performing the test.
Oscar Troponin-I Card test has shelf life of 24 months from date of manufacturing if stored at 2-30°C under sealed condition. Each kit of Oscar Troponin-I Card test contains 10 pieces of individually sealed pouches containing test cards and disposable sample droppers. Test can be performed using 2-3 drops of serum / plasma and result can be read within 5-20 minutes.