IVD Test Reagent/Kits, Molecular Assay, Infection, Bacteria, Staphylococcus Species, rRNA

Definition : Molecular assay reagents intended to identify species of Staphylococcus, a genus of coccoid bacteria of the family Micrococcaceae, by detecting specific genetic information of the ribosomal ribonucleic acid (rRNA) of the target bacteria. Staphylococci bacteria grow in pairs or irregular clusters and include several pathologic species; the most important species is S. aureus because of its ability to cause serious suppurative infections, especially in immunodepressed patients, neonates, and the elderly through damaged skin or in viral infections of the lungs.

Entry Terms : "Reagents, Molecular Assay, Infection, Bacteria, Staphylococcus Species, rRNA"

UMDC code : 21663

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BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public.

ZeptoMetrix Corp

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ZeptoMetrix is a privately held company formed in 1999 to serve the diagnostic and pharmaceutical research products industries. In 2003, the company acquired the BioClinical Partners division of Impath Corporation and a highly complementary and successful partnership was formed.

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