AccuPower® Streptococcus pyogenes Real-Time PCR Kit is a product that can specifically detect Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes) by real-time PCR. S. pyogenes is a gram-positive bacterium known to cause pharyngitis.
※ Note: For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
※ This product is shipped in dry ice.
S. pyogenes is a gram-positive bacterium known to cause primarily pharyngitis and, rarely, scarlet fever or necrotizing fasciitis. S. pyogenes is the most commonly found pathogen among group A streptococcus and is transmitted from person to person through droplets and skin contact. Most cases of infection are in children with weakened immunity and occasionally cases of infection in pregnant woman in late pregnancy have been reported.