The GenoType Mycobacterium AS („Additional Species“) enables the differentiation of 19 additional NTM species. The PCR product that was generated with the GenoType Mycobacterium CM test can be used.
Your benefits with GenoType Mycobacterium AS
- With one single test procedure numerous clinically relevant mycobacteria species can be identified.
- By combining it with GenoType Mycobacterium CM, additional important NTM can be detected using the same PCR product.
- Results are obtained within only 5 hrs.
- High sensitivity allows the identification of different mycobacteria species in one single sample and the detection of weak-positive cultures.