Rapid test for beta-lactam antibiotics (e.g., penicillin, ampicillin, amoxicillin, cefapirin, cloxacillin and certiofur) from Neogen® can screen raw, commingled milk samples for each of the antibiotic’s maximum residue levels.

Neogen offers a full suite of testing products for beta-lactam antibiotic testing in milk to assure supplies are safe for human consumption.

BetaStar® tests are receptor-based lateral flow assays for the detection of beta-lactam (e.g., penicillin, ampicillin, amoxicillin, cefapirin, and ceftiofur) residues in milk in only 5 minutes. The beta-lactam group is responsible for approximately 95% of all milk antibiotic contamination.

Penzyme® is an enzymatic colorimetric assay for rapid determination of beta-lactam antibiotics extensively used in the prevention and treatment of dairy cattle diseases, particularly mastitis.

Please check with your local representative for availability of these products within your region.

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