illumigene® Group A Streptococcus

Catalog Number: 280150

Product Description

Amplification Assay for the Detection of Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A β-hemolytic Streptococcus) in Throat Swab Specimens.

The illumigene® Group A Streptococcus (Group A Strep) assay, performed on the illumipro-10™, is a qualitative in vitro diagnostic test for the detection of Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A β-hemolytic Streptococcus) in throat swab specimens.

The illumigene® Group A Streptococcus assay utilizes loop-mediated isothermal DNA amplification (LAMP) technology to detect Streptococcus pyogenes by targeting a segment of the Streptococcus pyogenes genome. Results from the illumigene® Group A Streptococcus assay can be used as an aid in the diagnosis of Group A Streptococcal pharyngitis. The assay is not intended to monitor treatment for Group A Streptococcus infections.

illumigene® Group A Streptococcus is intended for use in hospital, reference or state laboratory settings. The device is not intended for point-of-care use

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    Product Specification 

    Catalog Number: 280150
    Assay Format: Isothermal Nucleic Acid Amplification Assay
    Kit Size: 50 tests
    Specimen Type: Throat Swab
    Sensitivity: 98%
    Specificity: 97.7%
    Time to Results (TAT): < 1 hour
    Kit Storage Requirements: 2-27°C
    Shelf Life: 18 months
    Manufacturer: Meridian Bioscience, Inc.
    GMDN: 30711
    EDMA: 15 01 11 40
    CE: YES
    FDA: YES
    Availability: European Union
    Other countries: Please Contact Us or visit our Distributor page.
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