Mycoplasma Pneumoniae (MP) Real Time PCR Kit[Mycoplasma Pneumoniae (MP)]

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NA
Catalog no.
MBS598171
Price
5 EUR
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Products_type

PCR Kit

Disease

mycoplasma

Group

PCR, polymerase chain reaction

Properties

Thermocyclers can be callibrated for identical ramping curves to obtain a more accurate PCR.

About

TAQ or Pfu or Pfx or other enzymes are used for polycmerase chain reaction and have different specificity. The mores specific the lower the yield.

Gene

Mycoplasma is a genus of bacteria that lack a cell wall around their cell membrane. Without a cell wall, they are unaffected by many common antibiotics such as penicillin or other beta-lactam antibiotics that target cell wall synthesis. They can be parasitic or saprotrophic. Several species are pathogenic in humans, including M. pneumoniae, which is an important cause of atypical pneumonia and other respiratory disorders, and M. genitalium, which is believed to be involved in pelvic inflammatory diseases. Mycoplasma species are the smallest bacterial cells yet discovered, can survive without oxygen, and come in various shapes. For example, M. genitalium is flask-shaped (about 300 x 600 nm), while M. pneumoniae is more elongated (about 100 x 1000 nm). Hundreds of mycoplasmas infect animals