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Products: illumigene® Molecular Diagnostic System
illumigene® Mycoplasma
<i><strong>illumi</strong>gene®</i> <i>C. difficile</i> 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 detects Mycoplasma pneumonia in throat swab and nasopharyngeal swab specimens. illumigene® Mycoplasma 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 #: 280550
Kit Size 50 Tests
Shelf Life from date of manufacture 18 Months
Storage Requirements 2°- 8° C/External Controls 2°- 8° C
Specimen Type Throat and nasopharyngeal swab specimens (0.85% Saline, M4, M4-RT, M5, UTM-RT)
Assay Format Isothermal DNA amplification
CE Marked Yes
Sensitivity NP Swab: 100% ; Throat Swab: 100%
Specificity NP Swab: 100% ; Throat Swab: 100%
Hazardous No
Country of Origin USA
Available Within/Outside USA Yes
Suggested CPT Code 87581
Results Interpretation By illumipro-10™ Incubator/Reader