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Identification of staphylococcus resistance genes

Unitary genotyping test on strips


The same protocol for every GenoType® test

Quick PCR technology, automated and compatible with other kits from the GenoType® range


DNA-Strip® Technology

Type of sample: culture

Packaging: 12 or 96 tests

Identified types :​

  • S.aureus and 6 other clinically important coagulase-negative staphylococcus: S.haemolyticus, S.epidermidis, S.hominis,  S.warneri, S.simulans, S.lugdunensis


Identified genes

  • PVL gene

  • MecA gene

Necessary time for a given result: 4 hours

Storage and preservation: 18 months from 2 to 8°C


Required material: ​

GTQ-Cycler® 96 or Fluorocycler® 12 or Fluorocycler® 96

or other thermocycler...


Possible automation: 


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