ARM-D® Kit, TEM/SHV/GES

The Streck ARM-D Kit, TEM/SHV/GES is a multiplex real-time PCR kit for the rapid detection of antibiotic resistance genes in Gram-negative bacteria. This comprehensive kit detects over 350 variants in the TEM, SHV and GES gene families.

Streck ARM-D Kit, TEM/SHV/GES antibiotic resistance detection multi-plex pcr kits

The Streck ARM-D Kit, TEM/SHV/GES is part of a family of comprehensive, multiplex real-time PCR kits that detect over 1,000 antimicrobial resistance (AMR) gene variants from 26 different gene target families. Streck ARM-D Kits provide a rapid detection strategy for monitoring β-lactam antibiotic resistance to improve AMR surveillance, aid antibiotic stewardship programs and support infection control programs. This kit detects over 350 allelic variants in the following extended-spectrum β-Lactamase gene families: TEM, SHV, GES.

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For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
A CE version of this kit is also available.

Features

  • Detects TEM, SHV and GES gene families and over 350 variants
  • Protocol can be completed in less than one hour
  • Compatible with most 4-channel real-time PCR thermal cyclers
  • Includes a premixed 2X master mix: DNA Polymerase, dNTPs, MgCl2 and reaction buffer
  • Includes positive controls for each gene target to monitor analytical process
  • Amplification protocol and analysis guides available

Benefits

Learn why the Houston Health Department is making the switch to Streck ARM-D Kits

Flor Hudson, Staff Microbiologist, describes the validation of the Streck β-Lactamase kit for use in screening bacterial isolates…

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A surveillance tool to track the spread of mobilized colistin resistance

Recent increases in colistin-resistant infections led the CDC to launch an urgent public health response for mcr surveillance…

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Detect AMR genes from extracts of axillary, throat and rectal swabs

Rapid, comprehensive screening of incoming patients is essential to overall patient health and antibiotic stewardship…

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DescriptionCatalog Number
 
Streck ARM-D Kit, TEM/SHV/GES RUO250054
Streck ARM-D Kit, TEM/SHV/GES CE250057

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Streck’s antibiotic resistance monitoring and detection (ARM-D) kits can be used as a part of a hospital’s surveillance program when screening patients and by identifying – in just a few hours – which Gram-negative resistant bacterial strains are present in the facility. Streck’s real-time PCR instrument and hot-start enzyme formulated for fast PCR can save your lab time without compromising results.

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