The CloSpp dtec-qPCR comprises a series of specific targeted reagents designed for Clostridium spp. detection by using qPCR. Clostridium species inhabit soils and the intestinal tract of animals, including humans and it is a normal inhabitant of the healthy lower reproductive tract of women. Clostridium genus contains around 100 species that include common free-living bacteria, as well as important pathogens. The main species responsible of diseases are: Clostridium botulinum causes botulism; Clostridium difficile causes diarrhoea; Clostridium perfringens causes gas gangrene; Clostridium tetani causes tetanus and Clostridium sordellii can cause a fatal infection in exceptionally rare cases after medical abortions.
Kit Content and Prices
GPS™ primers and probes are sold for research use only
All GPS™ Kits are available in F100 and MONODOSE Format
GPS™ reagents are compatible with all qPCR devices