Human line

FTD Legionella

Overview

One-tube singleplex for detection of Legionella pneumophila/longbeachae and internal control

Principle

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

Targets

One-tube singleplex PCR:

  • Legionella pneumophila/longbeachae
  • internal control

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from throat/nasal swabs, bronchoalvealoar lavage, sputum of human origin and culture.

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-ftd.team@siemens-healthineers.com

Availability

Product availability may vary from country to country and is subject to varying regulatory requirements. Please contact your FTD organization for further details.