COBAS® AMPLICOR CT/NG Test

COBAS® AMPLICOR

The COBAS® AMPLICOR (CT/NG) Test is a qualitative in vitro test for the detection of C. trachomatis and/or N. gonorrhoeae DNA in urine from males and females*, in endocervical swab specimens, and in male urethral swab specimens**. The test utilizes the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) nucleic acid amplification technique and nucleic acid hybridization for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and/or Neisseria gonorrhoeae in urogenital specimens using automated COBAS® AMPLICOR analysers.
* The COBAS® AMPLICOR (CT/NG) Test is not available in the US for testing female urine specimens for N. gonorrhoeae.
** The COBAS® AMPLICOR (CT/NG) Test is not available in the US for testing urethral swab specimens from asymptomatic males for N. gonorrhoeae.
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