BAX® System PCR Assays for Staphylococcus aureus

Staphylococcus aureus is a common cause of skin infections, and is known to cause foodborne illness and methycillin-resistant Staph aureus is a significant problem in clinical settings. The BAX® System Real-Time PCR assay for Staphylococcus aureus harnesses the power of the polymerase chain reaction to detect Staph aureus in food and environmental samples. The BAX® System provides everything necessary for PCR–polymerase, nucleotides and target-specific primers. The system minimizes operator handling and is easy to use. It can be used for presence/absence or threshold testing.

Catalog Number | KIT2020
Targets | Staphylococcus aureus
PCR Time | 70 min
Certificates | AOAC-RI PTM

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BAX® System PCR Tablets

These convenient BAX® System PCR tablets contain all the reagents needed for fast and reliable testing results. Simply hydrate with the prepared sample and load the rack into the BAX® System instrument for automated analysis.

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With decades of experience in food safety, working with hundreds of top food manufacturers across a broad array of product groups, we’ve established dozens of protocols for the most difficult matrices. Our world-class applications scientists have solved the problem, so you don’t have to.

Accurate Results

In the food & beverage industry, accurate results mean fewer re-tests, shorter storage time for products on hold, and less waste of truly safe food. Reduce potential errors to ensure tests are run properly using the BAX® System’s intuitive layout of software interface and internal positive control tablets.

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How to Use

BAX® System Ready Reference Guide
Real-time Assays

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