ICON DS Strep A – Minimize misdiagnosis and over prescription of antibiotics

Rapid diagnostics Icon DS strep throat testICON DS Strep A is a rapid immunochromatographic assay for the qualitative detection of Group A Streptococcal Antigen directly from throat-swab specimens. With 98% overall accuracy and simple-to-interpret results, ICON DS Strep A helps minimize misdiagnosis and over prescription of antibiotics.

  • Easy-to-interpret results
  • 96.2% sensitivity, 98.7% specificity and 98.0% overall accuracy
  • Results in 5 minutes
  • CLIA-waived dipstick format test


Accurate detection of this bacterial infection can be done effectively with ICON DS Strep A. This simple, easy-to-use, dipstick format test features outstanding performance, even in low colony count samples, and simple-to-interpret test results. Test kits can be stored between 2 to 30°C. Positive and Negative Controls included in kit.



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