STEC FLUO Detection kit

The STEC FLUO Detection Kit is designed for the detection of shigatoxin-producing Escherichia coli virulence genes stx1, stx2 and eae according to ISO TS 13136 in a single tube Real-Time PCR.
The detection of the virulence genes can be obtained in only few hours following bacterial enrichment.

SKU: MBK0068 Categories: , ,
Application: Food Science
Product type: Diagnostic kit
Reagent type: PCR
Size: 50 tests

Description

Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli (STEC) are a group of strains of the bacterium E. coli responsible for acute gastroenteritis and severe forms of infection, such as hemorrhagic colitis (bloody diarrhoea, hemorrhagic colitis) and haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS). The STEC FLUO Detection kit allows the detection in food samples of the virulence genes eae and stx1/2 (included variant f).

Additional information

Size 50 tests
Application Food Science
Product type Diagnostic kit
Reagent type PCR
Category Foodborne pathogens

Technical information

Size 50 tests
Technology Real-time PCR
Specimen Bacterial DNA isolated from food and environmental samples
Testing time 2 hours

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References

Comparison of the Diatheva STEC FLUO with BAX system kits for detection of O157: H7 and non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) in ground beef and bean sprout samples using different enrichment protocols. LINK
Detection of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) in ground beef and bean sprouts: Evaluation of culture enrichment conditions PUBMED ID: 29389629

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