Human line

FTD Bacterial meningitis

Overview

One tube multiplex for detection AND quantification of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis, Haemophilus influenzae and internal control

Principle

Multiplex real-time PCR for detection of pathogen genes by TaqMan®technology

Targets

One tube multiplex PCR:

  • Neisseria meningitidis
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae
  • Haemophilus influenzae
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from cerebrospinal cluid (CSF) and EDTA or citrated blood of human origin

Storage

-20°C

Shelf life

12 months from manufacture

Compatibility

To find out if the extraction method or qPCR thermocycler available in your facility is compatible with FTD assays, please see our full and detailed compatibility list under the “Resources” area or contact support@fast-trackdiagnostics.com