Staph aureus Testing - Real-Time BAX® System detection

BAX® System Real-Time PCR Assay for Staphylococcus aureus

Can be used for presence/absence or threshold testing

Real-time Staph aureus assay



Part #:   D12762689
Target:   Staphylococcus aureus
Matrices:   Powdered infant formula, ground beef, soy protein isolate
Enrichment time:   22-48 hours, depending on food type, sample volume and enrichment media. 
PCR time:   90 minutes
Detection level:   10^4 cfu/mL, after enrichment

Certifications and Approvals

AOAC Research Institute - Performance Tested Method #120701 - validated for presence/absence in milk- and soy-based infant formula (1 cfu/gm) and for threshold testing in ground beef and soy protein isolate (10 cfu/gm)

BAX® is a registered trademark of DuPont for its line of equipment, reagents and software used to analyze samples for microbial contamination. BAX® System Q7 instruments are sold under licensing arrangement with Applied Biosystems for food testing. Use for research and development, quality assurance and quality control testing under supervision of technically qualified persons. Not approved for clinical use. Please read the limitation of warranty and liability before use.