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ASTM Industry Reference

The ASTM International standard D7427 "Standard Test Method for Immunological Measurement of Four Principal Allergenic Proteins (Hev b 1,3,5, and 6.02) in Natural Rubber Latex and its Products derived from Latex" covers an immunoenzymetric method to detect and quantify four principal, clinically relevant latex allergens in natural rubber latex and its products.

Industry Reference Materials (IRM) are standard compounding ingredients used for reference purposes to achieve better repeatability and reproducibility of tests covered by published standards.

The D7427-based ready-to-use kits are available from Icosagen.