IDEXX Lyme and Anaplasma Phagocytophilum ELISA Test

Lyme and Anaplasma phagocytophilum (formerly Ehrlichia equi)

  • Detects, with one assay, horses infected with Borrelia burgdorferi and/or Anaplasma phagocytophilum
  • High sensitivity and specificity
  • A more accurate Lyme result based on the unique C6 peptide
  • Aids in the differential diagnosis of neurologic disease


Sample requirements

The Lyme/Anaplasma phagocytophilum test can be performed on serum, plasma or anticoagulated whole blood.

  • Samples can be stored at 4°C for up to one week or frozen (serum or plasma) for longer storage.
  • This test is not adversely affected by hemolyzed or lipemic samples.


Turnaround times

The Lyme/Anaplasma phagocytophilum Test is performed daily, Monday–Saturday.

Results are available within 24 hours.

IDEXX Lyme and Anaplasma Phagocytophilum ELISA Test