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Validation of the HistaStrip Test Kit for the detection of histamine in seafood and other food matri

Application Note

Validation of the HistaStrip Test Kit for the detection of histamine in seafood and other food matrices

Validation of the HistaStrip Test Kit for the detection of histamine in seafood and other food matri

Introduction

Histamine poisoning is the second leading cause of food-borne illness in the United States, accounting for nearly one in fifty of the total cases of food-borne illness in the US. PerkinElmer has developed the HistaStrip Test Kit to offer a convenient solution for quick, quantitative, field-based screening of histamine in seafood samples.