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Products: illumigene® Molecular Diagnostic System
illumigene® Pertussis
<i><strong>illumi</strong>gene®</i> Pertussis NEW molecular assay for the detection of Bordetella pertussis.
This innovative test is the only FDA cleared stand-alone molecular assay for Bordetella pertussis providing a solution to the unmet need of today's healthcare market. illumigene® provides results in less than 1 hour. Collect, test and treat same day for optimal patient management.
Product Details
Meridian Catalogue #: 280750
Kit Size 50 Tests
Shelf Life from date of manufacture 18 Months
Storage Requirements 2°- 30° C/External Controls 2°- 8° C
Specimen Type Nasopharyngeal Swab Specimens
Assay Format Isothermal DNA amplification
CE Marked Yes
Sensitivity 87.8%
Specificity 97.8%
Hazardous No
Country of Origin USA
Available Within/Outside USA Yes
Suggested CPT Code 87798
Weight
Results Interpretation By illumipro-10™ Incubator/Reader
Negative = No turbidity
Positive = Turbidity