Chlamydia trachomatis is an obligate intracellular human pathogen. Infections caused by C. trachomatis are among the most common sexually transmitted infections in the world, with an estimated 50 million new cases occurring worldwide each year.
The RealLine Chlamydia trachomatis Kit detects genomic and plasmid DNA. Beside the well-kown strains of Chlamydia trachomatis, this kit is detecting the Swedish variant. This RealLine Kit is also detecting the serotypes A-C, which can effect occular trachoma in the eyes.
BIORONs RealLine Chlamydia trachomatis Kits are regularly tested by external quality assessment panels, see our Quality Assurance.
- Scrapings of epithelial cells
- Prostatic fluid
- FAM (495 – 520 nm) for Internal Control (IC)
- ROX (575 – 602 nm) for Chlamydia trachomatis DNA