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BAX® System Real-Time PCR Assay

Vibrio cholerae / parahaemolyticus / vulnificus

The BAX® System Real-Time PCR assay for Vibrio detects and differentiates 3 species in many types of seafood within 24 hours of sampling. Performance is comparable to culture but with faster time to result.

 Targets  V. cholerae, V. parahaemolyticus, V. vulnificus 
 Matrices  Shrimp, tuna, oysters, scallops, crab
 Enrichment medium  Alkaline peptone water
 Enrichment time  18-20 hours
 PCR time  90 minutes
 BAX instruments  Q7
 Detection level  10^4 cfu/mL
   Performance Tested Method #050902 validated on shrimp, tuna, scallops and oysters. This test kit's performance was reviewed by AOAC Research Institute and was found to perform to the manufacturer's specification.
 Ordering info  
  D12863877 BAX® System Real-Time PCR assay for Vibrio
(96 tests per kit)