AsurDx Akabane Virus (AKA) Antibody Test

The AsurDxTM Akabane Virus (AKA) Antibody Test Kitis designed for the detection of antibodies specific to Akabane virus in cattle serum/plasma.


  • Detects antibodies against AKA in serum or plasma from cattle;
  • Procedures last less than 75 minutes;
  • Provides a simple, rapid, sensitive and cost-effective enzyme-based immunoassay (ELISA) screening method

*Availability/Distribution: Product is designed and developed by BioStone US Texas headquarter and manufactured/assembled by BioStone oversea subsidiaries or partners. Currently, the product is only available outside of the USA. Regulatory requirements vary by oversea countries; the product may not be available in your geographic area.


MethodIndirect ELISA
Coated AntigenAKA antigen-coated Plate
Incubation Time75 minutes
StorageAt least 12 months
SpecificityAKA antibodies in cattle

Order Information

Catalog Number10070-0210070-05
Plates2 plates5 plates
Plate Format12 X 8-well strips12 X 8-well strips

About Disease

Akabane virus (AKA) causes arthrogryposis and hydrencephaly in cattle. Akabane virus is an arbovirus, transmitted by gnats and mosquitos.  Akabane virus, is belong to genus Bunyavirus, Simbu serogroup. It has been reported in Australia, Japan, South Africa, the Middle East, Argentina, Korea, and other parts of Asia.