COST-EFFECTIVE MULTIPLEX TESTING OF TICK-BORNE PATHOGENS

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HDPCR™ Tick-Borne Pathogen (TBP) Research Use Only Panel

  • Broad coverage of tick-borne pathogens and relevant sample types

  • Replace multiple tests with one assay

  • Multiplex 9 pan-US targets in a single well to meet your geographical needs

SDX-62610 HDPCR™ Tick-Borne Pathogen (TBP) panel for Research Use Only, 96 tests
SDX-62611 HDPCR™ TBP Equalization Kit

For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.

HDPCR™ TBP Panel

Select up to 9 of these common tick-borne pathogens to be analyzed in the ChromaCode Cloud™ software:

Bacteria

  • Anaplasma phagocytophilum
  • Borrelia miyamotoi
  • Borrelia Group #1 (B. burgdorferi and B. mayonii)
  • Borrelia Group #2 (B. hermsii, B. parkeri and B. turicatae)
  • Ehrlichia chaffeensis
  • Ehrlichia ewingii
  • Ehrlichia muris eauclarensis
  • Rickettsia spp.

Protozoa

  • Babesia microti
Regional Distributional of US Tick Species
Figure 1. Regional distribution of ticks in United States
https://www.cdc.gov/ticks/geographic_distribution.html

Flexible. Scalable. Easy to implement.

ChromaCode’s innovative HDPCR™ multiplexing technology paired with the ChromaCode Cloud™ bioinformatics software connects labs to the trusted results they need. Increase the performance capabilities of your real-time PCR instruments at a low cost with no changes to your existing instrument hardware or PCR workflow. The Bead Ruptor Elite™ homogenizer can be used to provide standardized maceration to produce consistent results when disrupting tick specimens*.

* Jones, A. M., van de Wyngaerde, M. T., Machtinger, E. T., Rajotte, E. G., & Baker, T. C. (2020). Choice of Laboratory Tissue Homogenizers Matters When Recovering Nucleic Acid From Medically Important Ticks. Journal of Medical Entomology, 57(4), 1221–1227. https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjaa006

Complete Tick-borne Pathogen qPCR Assay Workflow

Secure supply & common qPCR chemistry

Advanced visualization & reporting with secure & scalable data management

Exportable test results & customizable reporting capabilities

Key Test Specifications
Sample Type Whole Blood (EDTA, K2EDTA)
Synovial Fluid
Homogenized Tick
Instrument Compatibility Applied Biosystems™ 7500 Fast / Fast Dx
Applied Biosystems™ QuantStudio™ 7
Applied Biosystems™ QuantStudio™ 12K Flex
Applied Biosystems™ QuantStudio™ 5 / 5 Dx
Applied Biosystems™ ViiA™ 7
Extraction Instrument Compatibility PerkinElmer’s chemagic™ workflows
Run Time < 3 hours
Throughput Scalable: 1-88 samples / 96-well plate
Flexible Target Selection Select and de-select targets for customized reporting
Number of Sample Wells/
Number of Reportable Targets
1 sample well/
9 reportable targets
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For research use only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.