AccuPower® Acinetobacter pittii Real-Time PCR Kit is a product that can specifically detect Acinetobacter pittii (A. pittii) by real-time PCR. A. pittii is a gram-negative bacterium known to cause pneumonia.
※ Note: For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
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A. pittii is a gram-negative bacterium known to cause mainly pneumonia and bacteremia or urinary tract infections. A. pittii is found in natural environments such as soil and water, food warehouses, etc., and is a pathogen that can survive on human skin. Healthy individuals rarely develop diseases even if infected with this pathogen, but Immunocompromised patients can be infected with bacteremia by A. pittii present in contaminated medical devices.