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Rapid Strep A Test

Rapid Strep A Test

The QuickVue+ Strep A test kit is used to detect Streptococcus pyogenes (group A) from a pure culture or directly from a throat swab in a lateral flow immunoassay. This exercise provides the purpose, mechanism, reagent, interpretation, step-by-step instructions and controls of the rapid strep test. In this exercise, students will be able to test two different swabs of samples in the simulation.



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