HHV8 ELITe MGB® Kit is a real-time PCR assay for the detection and quantification of human herpes virus 8 DNA. The assay is CE-IVD validated on a large range of sample types with diverse conventional extraction and PCR systems.
Conserved targets·Conserved region of human herpes virus 8 open-reading frame 26 gene and human beta-globin gene as an internal control
Best-in class PCR technology·ELITe MGB probes designed with Minor Groove Binder, Superbases® and Eclipse® Dark Quencher
Large range of samples·Whole blood, plasma and cerebrospinal fluid
Instruments·Extraction: ELITe Star, ELITe Galaxy, NucliSENS easy MAG and QIAsymphony SP/AS
·Thermal cyclers: ABI 7300 Real-Time PCR system and ABI 7500 series
High performance·99.2% clinical sensitivity and 97.5% clinical specificity
Complete transplant menu·Complete transplant pathogen monitoring range