Candida

PF_CA-CG_120C. albicans/C. glabrata PNA FISH®

Rapid identification of C. albicans and C. glabrata directly from yeast-positive blood cultures

The test enables microbiology labs to report C. albicans vs. C. glabrata results 2-5 days sooner than with conventional methods to help clinicians select appropriate antifungal therapy (fluconazole vs. echinocandin) for patients with candidemia.1


gnr traffic lightYeast Traffic Light™ PNA FISH®

Rapid identification of five Candida species directly from positive blood cultures

Yeast Traffic Light PNA FISH provides rapid identification of up to five Candida species including C. albicans and/or C. parapsilosis, C. tropicalis and C. glabrata and/or C. krusei directly from yeast-positive blood cultures in just 90 minutes.

The test enables microbiology labs to report identification results 2-5 days sooner than with conventional methods to help clinicians select appropriate antifungal therapy (fluconazole vs. echinocandin) for patients with candidemia.1


 

1. Pappas et al. CLin Infect Dis 2004; 38:161-189.