The CHAINFOR™ Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Detection qPCR Kit is intended for in vitro qualitative diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (M. tuberculosis, M. bovis, M. africanum, M. microti, M. caprae, M. canetti and vaccine strain BCG) nucleic acids from Sputum and bronchoalveolar lavage samples. The CHAINFOR Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Detection qPCR Kit is a rapid RT-PCR test that enables Real-Time PCR.The kit allows the achievement of RT-qPCR results in 50 minutes.
Tuberculosis, also known as TB, is an airbone infectious disease caused by the bacteriumMycobacterium tuberculosis that is preventable and curable. TB usually affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body, such as the brain, the kidneys or the spine. Only people who are sick with TB in their lungs are infectious.