The STD-Finder® 2SMART (Single tube Multiplex Amplification in RealTime) Kit is a qualitative multiplex PCR-based test to detect 5 species of bacteria, 2 DNA viruses and 1 parasite that can all cause sexually transmitted infections in humans
Infectious diseases, multiplex PCR assay, real-time, viruses, bacteria, parasite, resistance detection
Chlamydia trachomatis (detecting genital chlamydia serovars D-K as a group and distinguishing L serovars causing Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV) as a separate group), Mycoplasma genitalium, Neisseria gonorrhoeae (distinguishing N. gonorrhoeae strains with a mosaic penA gene conferring cephalosporin resistance), Treponema pallidum, Ureaplasma urealyticum, Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1), Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), Trichomonas vaginalis.
Urine, vaginal, oropharyngeal and anorectal swabs
PathoFinder offers a new generation of comprehensive molecular diagnostics for syndromic infectious disease panels. Our state-of-the-art multiplex PCR technologies enable a rapid detection and identification of multiple human pathogens in clinical specimens. PathoFinder products are based on our proprietary SmartFinder® and MultiFinder® multiplex PCR-technologies or on Real Time PCR. With PathoFinder's multiplex PCR products, up to 22 pathogens can be readily identified in a single, easy to perform multiplex PCR assay.Website