With over 10 years of proven experience in the dairy industry worldwide, BetaStar® and BetaStar S products are rapid lateral flow assays for the determination of beta-lactam, tetracycline and many other residues of interest in milk. BetaStar antibiotic milk tests are available in formats that meet the EU MRLs and the US Tolerance/safe levels.
BetaStar is a receptor-based lateral flow assay for detection of beta-lactam antibiotic residues in raw milk. This assay, which takes only 5 minutes to run, is one of the most rapid and easy-to-perform tests available. It can be used on the farm, on the truck, or in the lab, and has a unique, patented design which helps filter out somatic cells, allowing for more accurate test results.
BetaStar has numerous international validations including ILVO. BetaStar Plus has AOAC-RI validation (certificate 0308020) and is approved by the FDA and the National Conference of Interstate Milk Shipments (NCIMS).