Respiratory Pathogens Kits

Real-Time PCR Kits


Respiratory tract infections are typically divided into upper and lower respiratory tract infections which occur mainly in the nose, throat affecting upper respiratory system, windpipe, airways and lungs affecting lower respiratory system. From clinical point of view; symptoms such as nasal obstruction, nasal discharge, sore throat, cough, irritability occur as upper respiratory tract infections, symptoms such as bronchitis and pneumonia occur as lower tract infections.

When there is no adequate treatment, bronchitis, pneumonia, emphysema, asthma and bronchiectasis may occur. Respiratory infections include a diverse group of bacterial, viral and fungal infections which makes the respiratory diseases are very contagious which can spread through different routes of transmission, including contact, droplet, and airborne. Viral causative agents of respiratory infections include rhinovirus, adenovirus, coxsackievirus, parainfluenza virus, influenza virus, respiratory syncytial virus and human metapneumovirus. Bacterial causative agents of respiratory infections include Streptococcus, Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Gonococcus. Fungal causative agents of respiratory infections include opportunistic fungal pathogens such as Candida and Aspergillus.


Single Tube Master Mix

Compatibility with Various Systems

Internal Control for Each Reaction

Expert Support


Technical Specifications

Thermal Protocol Single thermal protocol for all parameters
Sample Types Respiratory samples such as nasopharyngeal swab specimens, sputum, nasopharyngeal aspirate, bronchoalveolar lavage and tissue samples
Shelf Life 18 Months
Channels FAM, HEX/VIC, Texas Red/ROX, Cy5
Shipping / Storage 90, -20°C / -20°C

Respiratory Pathogens Kits

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