AquaScreen® Legionella pneumophila

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AquaScreen® Legionella pneumophila


Type of PCR
Quantitative real-time PCR (qPCR)

The AquaScreen® Legionella pneumophila qPCR Detection kit is used for DNA samples prepared with the AquaScreen® FastExtract kit for quantification of Legionella pneumophila in waters samples. The used primer set is specific for a segment of the mip region of the Legionella pneumophila genome.

Scope of Application
Applicable in research and industry for QA testing of household and process water. Not recommended for clinical diagnostics, testing of human samples or pharmaceutical products.

Kit Components
Freeze-dried PCR mix with primer, probes, nucleotides, and polymerase
Rehydration Buffer
Freeze-dried Positive Control DNA
Freeze-dried Internal Amplification Control
PCR-grade Water

Package Sizes
Cat. No. 34-2025    25 reactions
Cat. No. 34-2100   100 reactions
Cat. No. 34-2250   250 reactions

Required Consumables
PCR reaction tubes
Optional: For quantification we recommend our Legionella pneumophila PCR Quantification Standard (Cat. No. 52-0101).

Required Lab Equipment
qPCR cycler with filter sets for FAM™ and ROX™
Pipets and filter tips

The unopened kit should be stored at +2 to +8 °C. After rehydration the reagents must be stored below -18 °C.

AFNOR XP T90-471 and ISO/TS 12869:2012