The protein K39 is a repetitive immunodominant epitope in a kinesin-related protein that is highly conserved among viscerotropic Leishmania species. It has been described that a rK39 ELISA is sensitive and specific for serodiagnosis of human and canine VL.
FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY
Our bio-markers are provided for research and commercial use in vitro: not for human in vivo or therapeutic use. For more information about the general features of our bio-markers, you can visit here.