Human line

FTD Neonatal sepsis

Overview

Two tube multiplex plus add-on singleplex for detection AND quantification of human cytomegalovirus, Streptococcus Group B, Listeria monocytogenes, Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Chlamydia trachomatis, Ureaplasma urealyticum/ parvum and internal control

Principle

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

Targets

First tube multiplex PCR:

  • Streptococcus Group B 
  • Listeria monocytogenes
  • internal Control

Second tube singleplex PCR:

  • Escherichia coli

Third tube multiplex PCR:

  • human cytomegalovirus
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Ureaplasma urealyticum/ parvum

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and EDTA or citrated blood samples 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