Tick Borne diseases comprise a group of infections transmitted to humans by the bite of ticks infected with bacteria, viruses, or parasites.
Tick Borne diseases affecting humans include:
· Lyme disease
· Q fever
· Tick Borne encephalitis
· Spotted fever
VIASURE Tick Borne Diseases Real Time PCR Detection Kit is designed for specific identification and differentiation of Tick Borne Encephalitis Virus (TBEV), Rickettsia spp., Babesia microti, Babesia divergens, Ehrlichia chafeensis, Ehrlichia muris, Borrelia burgdorferi s.l., Anaplasma phagocitophylum and Coxiella burnetii in clinical samples from patients with signs and symptoms of Tick Borne diseases.
This test is intended for use as an aid in the diagnosis of Tick Borne diseases in combination with clinical and epidemiological risk factors.
RNA/DNA is extracted from clinical specimens, multiplied using Real Time amplification and detected using fluorescent reporter dye probes specific TBEV, Rickettsia spp., Babesia microti, Babesia divergens, Ehrlichia chafeensis, Ehrlichia muris, Borrelia burgdorferi s.l., Anaplasma phagocitophylum and Coxiella burnetii.
Further info through the product page for VIASURE MULTIPLEX Tick Borne Diseases.