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Products: illumigene Mycoplasma Direct by Meridian Bioscience
illumigene Mycoplasma Direct by Meridian Bioscience
illumigene Kit NEW molecular assay for the detection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
M. pneumoniae has been associated with up to 40% of community-acquired pneumonias. Accurate diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumonia is critical to provide appropriate antibiotic therapy. illumigene Mycoplasma Direct by Meridian Bioscience detects Mycoplasma pneumonia in throat swab specimens. This test is ideal for enabling a more rapid diagnosis, providing earlier identification of outbreaks and prevention of secondary cases through implementation of control measures.

Product Details
Meridian Catalogue #: 280250
Kit Size 50 Tests
Shelf Life from date of manufacture 18 Months
Storage Requirements 2°- 27° C/External Controls 2°- 8° C
Specimen Type Throat Swab Specimens
Assay Format Isothermal DNA amplification
CE Marked Yes
Sensitivity 96.0%
Specificity 97.7%
Hazardous No
Country of Origin USA
Available Within/Outside USA Yes
Suggested CPT Code 87581
Weight
Results Interpretation Negative = No turbidity
Positive = Turbidity