SNAP 4Dx Plus Test - Canine Blood Test

Description (Brief):

This test is used to screen canine blood for exposure to pathogens that cause heartworm disease, ehrlichiosis, Lyme disease and anaplasmosis. Results appear as a series of blue dots within the results window, each dot indicates the presence of one of four pathogens.

Date Made: after 2006Product Launched: 2006

Maker: IDEXX Laboratories, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Maine, Westbrook

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, The Antibody Initiative, Antibody Initiative: Veterinary Vaccines and Serums


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Larry J. Kricka and Peter Wilding

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2014.0247.30Accession Number: 2014.0247Catalog Number: 2014.0247.30

Object Name: diagnostic, veterinarycanine pathogens test

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2.8 cm x 7.9 cm x 3 cm; 1 3/32 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 3/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1800738

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