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17 December 2018

Alkor Bio Group of Companies got a registration certificate of Roszdravnadzor for the “Intifica Chlamydia trachomatis” reagent kit for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis DNA by real-time PCR

In the middle of December, Alkor Bio Group of Companies - developer and manufacturer of test systems for laboratory diagnostics (ELISA and PCR methods) - got a registration certificate from Roszdravnadzor of the Russian Federation for its new kit “Chlamydia trachomatis Intifica” for real-time PCR detection of Chlamydia trachomatis DNA. The kit was developed by the staff of the PCR laboratory of Alkor Bio Group.

Set "Intifica Chlamydia trachomatis» for the qualitative determination of DNA Chlamydia trachomatis in preparations of nucleic acids derived from clinical samples smear / scrapings from the mucous membranes of the urogenital tract (urethra, cervix and vagina) and the samples of the first portion of urine by PCR with hybridization-fluorescence detection in real time.

The kit can be used in clinical laboratory diagnostics to identify the carrier of the causative agent of the STI Chlamydia trachomatis. Diagnostics based on PCR is an additional test that, in combination with other methods of examination, confirms the presence of chlamydial infection. The set “Intifica Chlamydia trachomatis ” is intended to be used in conjunction with the DNA extraction kits produced by Alkor Bio Group of Companies. A new reagent kit was designed for analysis of 112 samples, including controls. The diagnostic sensitivity of the kit is 99.5%, the diagnostic specificity is 99.5%.