altona Diagnostics

AltoStar® BKV PCR Kit 1.5

AS0031513

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The AltoStar® BKV PCR Kit 1.5 is an in vitro diagnostic test, based on real-time PCR technology, for the detection and quantification of BK virus specific DNA in human plasma, whole blood and urine. The AltoStar® BKV PCR Kit 1.5 is configured for use with the CFX96™ Deep Well Dx System (Bio-Rad) in combination with the AltoStar® Automation System AM16, the AltoStar® Purification Kit 1.5 and the AltoStar® Internal Control 1.5.

Key features

  • Detection and quantification of BK virus (BKV) specific DNA

  • Ready-to-use kit including Quantification Standards

  • Quantification Standards calibrated against the 1 st WHO International Standard for BK virus for nucleic acid amplification techniques (NAT) (NIBSC code 14/212)

  • Analytical sensitivity reported in IU/ml

  • Mixed batches possible: all sample types in parallel

  • Simultaneous processing: up to 8 assays in the same run

  • CE-IVD marked in vitro diagnostic test


    Order No. AS0031513
    Rxns 96
    Sample types Human EDTA plasma
    Human citrate plasma
    Human EDTA whole blood
    Human citrate whole blood
    Human urine
    Transportation Dry ice
    For use with AltoStar® Automation System AM16 / AltoStar® Connect software
    AltoStar® Purification Kit 1.5
    AltoStar® Internal Control 1.5
    CFX96™ Deep Well Dx System