AccuPower® Streptococcus pasteurianus Real-Time PCR Kit is a product that can specifically detect Streptococcus gallolyticus subsp. pasteurianus (S. pasteurianus) by real-time PCR. S. pasteurianus is a gram-positive bacterium that causes sepsis.
※ Note: For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
※ This product is shipped in dry ice.
K. pneumoniae is a gram-negative bacterium that causes pneumonia, urinary tract infections, and sepsis. K. pneumoniae is an opportunistic pathogen that is usually present in the mouth, skin, and intestines of a healthy person, but when inhaled or flowed into the lungs or bloodstream through a catheter, it is pathogenic. K. pneumoniae causes various diseases depending on the infected area. Especially, pneumonia commonly occurs in patients with reduced immunity such as alcoholics and diabetic patients.