INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD

  • The INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD is CE Marked.
  • The INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD is designed to detect six pathogens.
  • The INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD utilizes the Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD Intellipac, Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD Amp Mix and the Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD BioFilmChip Microarray.
  • The INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD is automated by the INFINITI Analyzer.

Analytes Detected: 
  • Bacteroides fragilis 
  • Gardnerella vaginalis 
  • Mobiluncus mulieris 
  • Mobiluncus curtisii 
  • Atopobium vaginae
  • Prevotella bivia 

Features: 
  • Simultaneous multiplexed determination of 6 pathogens
  • 4 individual samples on one BioFilmChip Microarray
  • Load & Go automated on the INFINITI/INFINITI PLUS Analyzer.
  • Replicate determinations on a single BioFilmChip Microarray ensures quality results.

Sample Type and Volume: 
  • Uses endocervical and cervical specimens.
  • Requires 50 ng DNA / reaction
Clinical Relevance: 
  • Condition in women where normal balance of bacteria in the vagina is disturbed.
  • Most commonly occurring vaginal infection affecting 10-64% of the female population at any time.
  • Accounts for 40% of all vaginitis related office visits.

Clinical Utility: 
  • Simultaneous detection of multiple microorganisms associated with various sexually transmitted infections and vaginitis facilitates  immediate treatment of patient.
References: 
  1. "Vaginal Infections — How to Diagnose and Treat Them: Bacterial Vaginosis or Vaginal Bacteriosis". Medscape. Retrieved 10 October 2009. 
  2. "Bacterial Vaginosis – CDC Fact Sheet". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 1 September 2010. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 
  3. National guideline for the management of bacterial vaginosis (2006)". Clinical Effectieness Group, British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH).

INFINITI Bacterial Vaginosis QUAD Assay